Scientists Uncover 550 Million-Year-Old Fossils of Bug Trails
Scientists Uncover 550 Million-Year-Old Fossils of Bug Trails

A fossil of Yilingia spiciformis and the track it left as it moved. (Z. Chen et al. / Nature) A 550-million-year-old worm was one of ...

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There's a Lost Continent Hiding Beneath Europe
There's a Lost Continent Hiding Beneath Europe

Photo: The Sun Researchers uncovered traces of a lost continent that disappeared under what is today Europe about 120 million years a...

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Rocks at Asteroid Impact Site Record First Day of Dinosaur Extinction
Rocks at Asteroid Impact Site Record First Day of Dinosaur Extinction

Asteroid as Powerful as 10 Billion World War II Atomic Bombs May Have Wiped Out the Dinosaurs When the asteroid that wiped out the di...

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Pyrite: Interesting Facts About  Fool's Gold
Pyrite: Interesting Facts About Fool's Gold

Pyritized ammonite. From Saratov Russia. Upper Callovian (around 162 million years). Photo: Leah Luten Pyrite  is an iron sulfide with...

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Researchers Unearth 'New' Mass-extinction
Researchers Unearth 'New' Mass-extinction

A team of scientists has concluded that earth experienced a previously underestimated severe mass-extinction event, which occurred abou...

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Yellowstone’s Steamboat Geyser Breaks Yearly Eruption Record
Yellowstone’s Steamboat Geyser Breaks Yearly Eruption Record

The Steamboat Geyser at Yellowstone National Park just broke a record. According to the US Geologic Survey, the world’s tallest activ...

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 M5.9 Earthquake Detected Off Oregon Coast
M5.9 Earthquake Detected Off Oregon Coast

A strong earthquake has hit the off coast region of Oregon on Thursday morning, according to United States Geological Survey earthquak...

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What Drives Plate Tectonics?
What Drives Plate Tectonics?

Global paleomagnetic plate reconstructions a. 270 Ma, b. 180 Ma, and inset the Present Tethyan Realm. Credit: ©Science China Press Pl...

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Scientists Confirm The Discovery of a Mineral Never Before Seen in Nature
Scientists Confirm The Discovery of a Mineral Never Before Seen in Nature

Inside the Wedderburn meteorite. Source: Rodney Start/Museums Victoria  Mineral 'NEVER seen before in nature' is discovered in...

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