First comprehensive analysis of the woolly mammoth genome completed First comprehensive analysis of the woolly mammoth genome completed

Royal BC Museum in Victoria (Canada) Credit: Flying Puffin The first comprehensive analysis o...

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Experiments open window on landscape formation Experiments open window on landscape formation

Graphic shows how the combination of hill-slope erosion and precipitation-generated runoff over g...

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Creating a stopwatch for volcanic eruptions Creating a stopwatch for volcanic eruptions

ASU professor Christy Till strives to better understand the potential for future eruptions at Yel...

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Newly discovered 48-million-year-old lizard walked on water in Wyoming Newly discovered 48-million-year-old lizard walked on water in Wyoming

Photographs (A-C) and line drawings (D-F) of the skulls of selected corytophanid species in left ...

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USGS report: Coastal erosion threatens northern Alaska USGS report: Coastal erosion threatens northern Alaska

This July 6, 2011 photo, provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows erosion along the northern ...

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Exit dinosaurs, enter fishes: Mass extinction event that killed the dinosaurs gave rise to modern 'age of fishes' Exit dinosaurs, enter fishes: Mass extinction event that killed the dinosaurs gave rise to modern 'age of fishes'

An assortment of Early Cenozoic ichthyoliths. Credit: Elizabeth Sibert with Yale University A p...

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340 undiscovered meteorite impact sites on Earth, geologists calculate 340 undiscovered meteorite impact sites on Earth, geologists calculate

The meteor crater in Arizona, USA, with a diameter of 1.2 kilometers, is the most well-known impa...

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New state map from Indiana Geological Survey makes use of high-res imaging New state map from Indiana Geological Survey makes use of high-res imaging

A new state map from the Indiana Geological Survey features the latest digital technology using h...

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Research redefines the properties of faults when rock melts Research redefines the properties of faults when rock melts

Photograph of the slip zone in plane view. Credit: University of Liverpool A new discovery in t...

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