Hawaii's Main Coastline Expanded 1.5 Kilometres Due to Lava
Hawaii's Main Coastline Expanded 1.5 Kilometres Due to Lava

Lava flows approaching Kapoho Bay in the lower East Rift Zone of Hawaii Hawaii’s main island coastline has extended into the sea by 1...

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Largest Dinosaur Foot to Date Discovered in Wyoming in US
Largest Dinosaur Foot to Date Discovered in Wyoming in US

 brachiosaur foot bones below a tail of a Camarasaurus. University of Kansas expedition crew member as a scale. Credit: the KUVP archives...

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Wavellite: Arkansas Radial Mineral
Wavellite: Arkansas Radial Mineral

Wavellite from the Avant Mine, Garland County, Arkansas, showing spherical structure Photo: Rob Lavinsky Wavellite is a very attracti...

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Yellowstone Super-volcano Eruptions Were Produced by Gigantic Ancient Oceanic Plate
Yellowstone Super-volcano Eruptions Were Produced by Gigantic Ancient Oceanic Plate

Photo: IngerEriksen/istock For decades, experts believed that the supervolcano was powered by magma. Yellowstone is NOT powered by ma...

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Swarm of Earthquakes Off Southern Oregon Coast
Swarm of Earthquakes Off Southern Oregon Coast

Eleven earthquakes ranging from 2.8 to 5.6 magnitudes were reported off Oregon's southern coast Tuesday morning, according to the U....

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Rare Baby Snake Fossil Found in Amber From Age of Dinosaurs
Rare Baby Snake Fossil Found in Amber From Age of Dinosaurs

The baby snake encased in amber. Scientists working in Myanmar have uncovered a nearly 100-million-year-old baby snake encased in am...

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Newly Discovered Armored Dinosaur Lived on a Lost Continent
Newly Discovered Armored Dinosaur Lived on a Lost Continent

'Really remarkable species': New armoured dinosaur discovered in southern Utah. Akainacephalus skull Fossils of a new genus an...

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Where to Find Sunstone in Oregon?
Where to Find Sunstone in Oregon?

 The photo is Sunstones from Oregon Hold a nugget of Oregon sunstone in your palm, and you will understand why the 1987 Oregon legisl...

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Geologists Find Out How Over 2.6 Ga Years Old Rocks Were Formed at Limpopo Complex
Geologists Find Out How Over 2.6 Ga Years Old Rocks Were Formed at Limpopo Complex

Cratons (from the Greek "power" or "might") are the areas of the oldest continental crust on Earth, and are pre...

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Cracks Are Appearing in The Rocks Near Yellowstone
Cracks Are Appearing in The Rocks Near Yellowstone

The iconic Yellowstone crater Rangers have temporarily closed off parts of Grand Teton National Park after guides noticed growing fiss...

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A Quadrillion Tons of Diamond. Under Your Feet
A Quadrillion Tons of Diamond. Under Your Feet

Scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US and colleagues said the findings are unlikely to set off a diam...

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New Island of Lava Growing Off the Coast of Hawaiian Island
New Island of Lava Growing Off the Coast of Hawaiian Island

Lava has filled Kapoho Bay, on Hawaii's Big Island. © USGS Scientists discovered what appears to be a “new island” forming off the...

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Scientists Discover Earth's Youngest Banded Iron Formation
Scientists Discover Earth's Youngest Banded Iron Formation

Photo: Ryan Srseg Discovery provides evidence of iron-rich seawater much later than previously thought The discovery of Earth...

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Vancouver Island Just Moved Away From the Coast
Vancouver Island Just Moved Away From the Coast

A graphic displays ETS tremor events over the last month. You might not have noticed it, but over the last few months Victoria move...

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Different Types and Colours of Moonstone
Different Types and Colours of Moonstone

Different Types and Colours of Moonstone Moonstone is a sodium potassium aluminium silicate with the chemical formula (Na,K)AlSi 3 O...

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Kilauea’s Heat Triggering Mass Amounts of Acid Rain
Kilauea’s Heat Triggering Mass Amounts of Acid Rain

This aerial U.S. Geological Survey photo from Sunday shows fissure 8 and open lava channel leading to the northeast. Sulfur dioxide emmis...

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Minerals Could Bear the Scars of Collisions With Dark Matter
Minerals Could Bear the Scars of Collisions With Dark Matter

Ancient minerals buried underground could bear scars of early collisions with dark matter. Minerals such as halite and zabuyelite could s...

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Scientists Defy 'Force of Nature' to Unlock Secrets of Hawaii Volcano
Scientists Defy 'Force of Nature' to Unlock Secrets of Hawaii Volcano

A geologist is collecting sample of molten lava from 2011 Kamoamoa eruption, at Kilauea Volcano, Hawaii, U.S. Dressed in heavy cotton...

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