Underwater Volcano Creates Bubbles More Than a Quarter-Mile Across
Underwater Volcano Creates Bubbles More Than a Quarter-Mile Across

A satellite image of the Bogoslof Volcano shows volcanic clouds after an eruption.(Image: © DigitalGlobe via Getty Images via Getty Image...

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What Happens Under the Yellowstone Volcano?
What Happens Under the Yellowstone Volcano?

The Yellowstone National Park in the USA with its geysers and hot springs is a great attraction for tourists. However, especially in t...

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The Mystery of the Giant Crystals: How the 36-foot Geode of Pulpí Formed
The Mystery of the Giant Crystals: How the 36-foot Geode of Pulpí Formed

This is the geode of Pulpí.. Credit: Javier Trueba/MSF/Science Source The Giant Geode of Pulpí – Unlocking the Mystery of the Giant Cr...

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Trilobite Fossils Show Conga Line Frozen for 480 Million Years
Trilobite Fossils Show Conga Line Frozen for 480 Million Years

Ampyx priscus in linear formation (Moroccan Lower Ordovician Fezouata Shale). Credit: Jean Vannier, Laboratoire de Geologie de Lyon: Te...

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Crystal Habits and Forms
Crystal Habits and Forms

The term crystal habit describes the favored growth pattern of the crystals of a mineral species, whether individually or in aggregate. It...

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Study Confirmed Earth Had Living Organisms 3.5 Billion Years Ago
Study Confirmed Earth Had Living Organisms 3.5 Billion Years Ago

It is unclear whether stromatolite rock structures like this one in Western Australia are always produced by living organisms Auscape/Un...

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Miners Find Diamond Trapped Inside Another Diamond
Miners Find Diamond Trapped Inside Another Diamond

Inside this small diamond is a freely moving second diamond.(Image: © Alrosa) The first of its kind yet known, the unusual gem from a ...

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Scientists Discover 30-Million-Year-Old Tiny 'Mold Pigs'
Scientists Discover 30-Million-Year-Old Tiny 'Mold Pigs'

Researcher Discovers 'Mold Pig' That is Deemed a New Species of an Invertebrate That Grew Up to 100 Micrometers, Feasted on Fun...

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What Causes Color in Topaz?
What Causes Color in Topaz?

Topaz is a silicate mineral of aluminium and fluorine with the chemical formula Al 2 SiO 4 (F, OH) 2 . Topaz crystallizes in the ortho...

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