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A new twist on an old mystery may finally settle the debate over the origin of Mima mounds, which bulge out of the ground like enormous, grass-covered bubble wrap.
Do gun control laws need to be more or less strict than they are now?
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6 hrs ago | Palladium-Item
"I do think about a legacy for President Obama," said Secretary Sally Jewell in a profile done by Outside magazine .
10 hrs ago | Science Daily
But humans could be sabotaging some of their best defenses, according to a Nature review paper published December 5 from the Virginia Institute of Marine Science and the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center.
14 hrs ago | Business Journal
Shell Oil Co. might not be drilling in Kansas anymore, but the company is still supporting programs in the state.
A billion years ago, a huge rift nearly cleaved North America down the middle. And then it failed.
Tagandurdy Perdayev has been appointed Deputy Chairman of Turkmengeology State Corporation for Geology, according to a decree of the country's president Gurbanguli Berdimuhamedov published on Dec.4. The main objective of the corporation is to carry out science-based geological exploration work, the search of natural resources, the determination of ... (more)
The Irish National Seismic Network has said that an earthquake measuring 2.6 magnitude occurred off the coast of Cork today.
On December 4, 2013 Cavan Ventures announced that it has acquired the subsurface mineral rights to a 2,925 hectare prospective graphite property in Quebec, Canada 24 Km south-west of Mason Graphite's project .
Penny Otwell's painting of Half Dome in winter, titled "She Wears A Red Necklace," was a 25" by 32" acrylic work done on paper.
Aurania Resources Ltd. is pleased to report that it has received all assay results from the initial exploration drill program on the Mont Chemin gold project in Switzerland.
Tuesday's quake was intially recorded with a magnitude of 3.4 but was downgraded to a 2.7 within the hour.
The U.S. Geological Survey says a 3.4 magnitude earthquake happened at 9:44 a.m. CST Tuesday in Parker County.
For decades, geological studies have been low priority in this farming country of gently rolling hills, where there are neither mountains, volcanoes nor geological faults.
Students will get the chance to buy rocks, minerals, meteorites and fossils this week as the ASU Geology Club hosts its last rock sale of the year.
The Weston Observatory at Boston College said it recorded two small earthquakes near Norwich on Friday.
San Francisco Bay waters are becoming clearer as the Gold Rush-era silt that clouded them is increasingly being swept to sea, but this new clarity is promoting a different problem: algae.