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Study reshapes understanding of climate change’s impact on early societies

A new study linking paleoclimatology -- the reconstruction of past global climates -- with historical analysis by researchers at Yale and other institutions shows...

Geologic evidence is the forerunner of ominous prospects for a warming...

While strong seasonal hurricanes have devastated many of the Caribbean and Bahamian islands this year, geologic studies on several of these islands illustrate that...

Mars study yields clues to possible cradle of life

The discovery of evidence for ancient sea-floor hydrothermal deposits on Mars identifies an area on the planet that may offer clues about the origin...

Old Faithful’s geological heart revealed

Old Faithful is Yellowstone National Park's most famous landmark. Millions of visitors come to the park every year to see the geyser erupt every...

Study sheds new light on earth’s evolution

Research from the University of Texas at Arlington and the Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology suggests that hydrogen, oxygen, water and carbon dioxide are...

Meteorites may have brought building blocks of life to Earth

Life on Earth began somewhere between 3.7 and 4.5 billion years ago, after meteorites splashed down and leached essential elements into warm little ponds,...

Human impact on planet has changed course of Earth’s history

The significant scale of human impact on our planet has changed the course of Earth history, an international team of scientists led by the...

Researcher unearths hottest rock on record

It was a stroke of serendipity that led to Michael Zanetti's discovery of the hottest rock on Earth. In 2011, Zanetti, now a postdoctoral researcher...

New light shed on how Earth and Mars were created

Analysing a mixture of earth samples and meteorites, scientists from the University of Bristol have shed new light on the sequence of events that...

Life on Earth may date back 3.95 bn years”Study”

Rudimentary life may have existed on Earth 3.95 billion years ago, a time when our infant planet was being bombarded by comets and had...

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