Ancient Massive 'Dragon of Death' Flying Reptile Dug Up in Argentina
Ancient Massive 'Dragon of Death' Flying Reptile Dug Up in Argentina

Life reconstruction of Thanatosdrakon amaru. Image credit: Universidad Nacional de Cuyo. Bones and fossils belonging to the newly identified...

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How The World’s Most Active Volcano Was Born
How The World’s Most Active Volcano Was Born

(USGS photo by J.M. Chang)   A new international study led by Monash University has described for the first time what may have triggered the...

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High Resolution Imaging Reveals Puzzling Features Deep in Earth’s Interior
High Resolution Imaging Reveals Puzzling Features Deep in Earth’s Interior

Conceptual cartoons of the Hawaiian ultra-low velocity zone (ULVZ) structure. A) ULVZ on the core–mantle boundary at the base of the Hawaiia...

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Potentially Alive 830-Million-Year-Old Organisms Found Trapped in Ancient Rock
Potentially Alive 830-Million-Year-Old Organisms Found Trapped in Ancient Rock

Distribution of microorganisms in primary fluid inclusions in Browne Formation halite from central Australia. Credit: Geology.   Trapped in ...

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Taiwan’s Crust Is Moving at ‘Extreme’ Speed
Taiwan’s Crust Is Moving at ‘Extreme’ Speed

Photo: © University of Oregon   A new study finds evidence of surprisingly rapid upward movement of earth’s crust on the island of Taiwan. O...

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Weird 'Yellow Brick Road' Discovered at Bottom of the Ocean
Weird 'Yellow Brick Road' Discovered at Bottom of the Ocean

A deep-sea 'yellow brick road'. (Photo: The Ocean Exploration Trust/E/V/Nautilus/YouTube Screenshot)   "Yellow Brick Road"...

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City-Sized Lake Discovered Miles Below The Antarctic Ice Sheet
City-Sized Lake Discovered Miles Below The Antarctic Ice Sheet

The coast of Antarctica near where the East Antarctic Ice Sheet meets the sea. Credit: Shuai Yan/UT Jackson School of Geosciences Scientists...

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Record-Breaking Earthquake Swarm Hits Antarctica as Sleeping Volcano Awakens
Record-Breaking Earthquake Swarm Hits Antarctica as Sleeping Volcano Awakens

  A long-dormant underwater volcano near Antarctica has woken up, triggering a swarm of 85,000 earthquakes. Volcanoes can be found even off ...

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