Asteroids, Earth, Geology
18 May , 2017 by Evan Gough
A new BBC documentary called “The Day The Dinosaurs Died” explains how things might have been different for the dinosaurs if the asteroid that caused their extinction had hit deeper ocean.
Earth, Geology, Science
12 May , 2017 by Evan Gough
Ancient grains of the mineral zircon help researchers paint a picture of Earth in the Hadean Eon, and that picture is mostly water.
Ceres, Dawn, Geology, News
18 Apr , 2017 by Evan Gough
Researchers studying landslide on the surface of Ceres have noticed one with a distinctly Bart Simpson-like appearance.
Earth, Geology, SETI
17 Feb , 2017 by Evan Gough
Data collected over decades proves that Earth has another continent: Zealandia.
Geology, Mars, NASA, News
7 Feb , 2017 by Matt Williams
Using data obtained from rock samples since 2011, one of Curiosity’s science teams has deduced that ancient Mars did not have enough carbon dioxide to maintain liquid water
Geology, Mars, Meteorites, News
2 Feb , 2017 by Evan Gough
A Martian meteorite that landed in Africa in 2012 has confirmed that Martian volcanic activity lasted 3 billion years or longer.
Geology, Mars, NASA
27 Jan , 2017 by Matt Williams
NASA is seeking citizen-scientists to help them identify ridge formations on Mars, which could help us to understanding at the geological forces at work there
Geology, Guide to Space
2 Nov , 2016 by Matt Williams
Determining which ocean is the deepest is tricky, but on average, the Pacific Ocean is deeper than the rest, thanks to the extreme depth of the Mariana Trench
Earth, Geology, Guide to Space
18 Oct , 2016 by Matt Williams
Earthquakes are a regular part of our planet’s geological activity, with over 3 million happening a year. But to human societies, they are a powerful force of nature!
24 Sep , 2016 by Matt Williams
Debris flows are fast-moving landslides made up of liquefied, unconsolidated, and saturated mass. They are one of the most dangerous natural hazards in the world today.
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