Fossils turn out to be a rich source of information Fossils turn out to be a rich source of information

This is a detailed mold of the beetle's fragile legs and outer structure, thereby preserving ...

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 Clams help date duration of ancient methane seeps in the Arctic Clams help date duration of ancient methane seeps in the Arctic

The two clam species that dominated the fossil community in the High Arctic: (a) Phreangena s.l. ...

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Fossil record disappears at different rates Fossil record disappears at different rates

These are the remains of a mammoth that was killed by humans near LaPrele Creek in Converse Count...

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Unrest and eruptions Unrest and eruptions

Monogenetic cones at Mauna Kea (Hawaii, USA). Photo by Helena Albert. Credit: Geology and Helena ...

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The Nullarbor Plain's ancient forests revealed The Nullarbor Plain's ancient forests revealed

Scientists examined fossilised pollen inside stalagmites to shed new light on the Nullarbor's...

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Mysterious Menominee crack is unusual geological pop-up feature Mysterious Menominee crack is unusual geological pop-up feature

A photo taken in 2010 of the Menominee Crack, a 'pop-up' geological feature. Credit: Wayn...

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Fossil discovery: Extraordinary 'big-mouthed' fish from Cretaceous Period Fossil discovery: Extraordinary 'big-mouthed' fish from Cretaceous Period

An international team of scientists have discovered two new plankton-eating fossil fish species, ...

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Researchers find that earthquakes on thrust faults can spread 10 times farther to a second nearby thrust fault than previously thought Researchers find that earthquakes on thrust faults can spread 10 times farther to a second nearby thrust fault than previously thought

These are interferogram images of the earthquakes in Pakistan. Credit: UC Riverside A team of r...

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Researchers find new cause of strong earthquakes Researchers find new cause of strong earthquakes

Penn State researcher Christelle Wauthier led a study to investigate ties between two natural dis...

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