The Atlantic Ocean at mid-depths may have given out early warning signals – 1,000 years in advance - that the last Ice Age was going
The rate at which carbon emissions warmed Earth's climate almost 56 million years ago resembles modern, human-caused global warming much more than previously believed, but
An ancient meteorite and high-energy X-rays have helped scientists conclude a half century of effort to find, identify and characterize a mineral that makes up
A team of researchers from Caltech and the China Earthquake Administration has discovered an ancient, deep canyon buried along the Yarlung Tsangpo River in south
If you want to see into the future, you have to understand the past. An international consortium of researchers under the auspices of the University
This at least is what the geologist Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schreiber and the physico-chemist Prof. Dr. Christian Mayer of the University of Duisburg-Essen in Germany
New analysis of geologic history can potentially solve the riddle of the ‘Cambrian explosion’.
The research conducted by Ryan McKellar’s sounds like it could of come straight out of Jurassic Park: he studies pieces of amber found buried with
UCSB geochemist uses helium and lead isotopes to obtain a better understanding of the makeup of the planet’s deep interior.
Scientists have uncovered evidence for a huge mountain range that sustained an explosion of life on Earth 600 million years ago.
Professor Zunli Lu uses geochemistry and micropalaeontology to track oxygen levels in global oceans.
The Tibetan Plateau in south-central Asia, because of its size, elevation and impact on climate, is one of the world’s greatest geological oddities.
The eruption occurred just before the 1815 Tambora volcanic eruption, which is famous for its overwhelming impact on climate worldwide, with 1816 given memorable names
The warm Atlantic water continued to flow into the icy Nordic seas during the coldest periods of the last Ice Age.
Geologists from Trinity College Dublin have rewritten the evolutionary history books by finding that oxygen-producing life forms were present on Earth some 3 billion years
The influence of climate on agriculture is believed to be a key factor in the rise and fall of societies in the Ancient Near East.
Researchers from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem investigated erosion in the different types of limestone in the Western Wall located at the foot of Jerusalem’s
Scientists are searching through an extremely large collection of 20-million-year-old amber unearthed in the Dominican Republic over 50 years ago; the effort is displaying new
In Jeju, renowned as an attractive holiday destination with natural tourism resources, a recent study unveiled a volcanic eruption occurred on the island. The Korea
Electrical images show flows of fluids to magma chamber.
Amber is known as one of the most beautiful gemstones and its mysterious qualities were enough to inspire myths and legends many years ago, and
A year-by-year record of volcanic eruptions from a comprehensive Antarctic ice core array