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New waves in seismic technology - San Antonio Express

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New waves in seismic technology
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But that was before a series of recent seismic imaging breakthroughs involving supercomputers and the largest moving objects in the ocean.
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Volcanic Rock Research Sheds New Light On Earth's Formation - RedOrbit

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Volcanic Rock Research Sheds New Light On Earth's Formation RedOrbit By analyzing basalt, a substance formed from cooling lava, a team of European scientists have gained new insight into how the Earth's core, crust and atmosphere formed, as well as...
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Intense rain to trigger lahar, mudflows along Mt. Mayon—Phivolcs - Inquirer.net

Intense rain to trigger lahar, mudflows along Mt. Mayon—Phivolcs - Inquirer.net | Geology | Scoop.it
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Moon surprise: Lunar craters are bigger on near side - NBCNews.com

Moon surprise: Lunar craters are bigger on near side - NBCNews.com | Geology | Scoop.it
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Moon surprise: Lunar craters are bigger on near side
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The surprising difference hinges upon the composition of the crust on the two sides of the moon.
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Early Earth Had Layered Lava Oceans - LiveScience.com

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Early Earth Had Layered Lava Oceans
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The tests were designed to mimic the conditions inside the deepest part of Earth's mantle, the thick zone between the planet's iron core and its cold, wrinkly crust.
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Utah scientists double Yellowstone magma estimate - Salt Lake Tribune

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Utah scientists double Yellowstone magma estimate
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Yellowstone National Park is a huge bowl-like caldera left over from the last massive volcanic event in the region, which is currently situated over a hot spot in the Earth's mantle.
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Environmental Changes Following Pangea Integration May Have Caused Mass Extinction - RedOrbit

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Indonesian volcano erupts for third time in three months - GlobalPost

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Indonesian volcano erupts for third time in three months
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Mount Sinabung, a volcano on Sumatra, spews thick smoke and volcanic material on Sept. 15, 2013. (KHARISMA TARIGAN/AFP/Getty Images).
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Nests of Big-Clawed Dinosaurs Found in Mongolia - Discovery News

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Nests of Big-Clawed Dinosaurs Found in Mongolia
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"We do not know if the nests were covered by vegetation or if they were buried because the nature of the sediments preclude the preservation of plant fossil remains.
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A New “Golden Spike” Monument in Colorado Marks Geologic Time - KQED (blog)

A New “Golden Spike” Monument in Colorado Marks Geologic Time - KQED (blog) | Geology | Scoop.it
A New “Golden Spike” Monument in Colorado Marks Geologic Time
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Lava and granite and the rest of the igneous rocks were mostly left out until precise chemical methods based on isotopes were slowly perfected in the 20th century.
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Dolphin awarded additional North Sea 4D seismic contracts for 2014 - ScandOil

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Dolphin awarded additional North Sea 4D seismic contracts for 2014
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Dolphin has been awarded two additional 4D seismic contracts over producing fields in the North Sea.
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Explosive news about Mars super-volcanoes - Sydney Morning Herald

Explosive news about Mars super-volcanoes - Sydney Morning Herald | Geology | Scoop.it
Explosive news about Mars super-volcanoes Sydney Morning Herald Using its sophisticated on-board laboratory, the rover has found, among other things, clay minerals – including sulphur, nitrogen, hydrogen, oxygen, phosphorus and carbon – in powder...
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Helicopters used for seismic testing - Cape Breton Post

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Helicopters used for seismic testing Cape Breton Post "Basically we are just doing some seismic testing that will bring us a step closer to determine if the reservoirs here in Cape Breton have the potential for storing C02 in the long term.” The...
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Giant Moon-Forming Impact On Early Earth May Have Spawned Magma Ocean - Space.com

Giant Moon-Forming Impact On Early Earth May Have Spawned Magma Ocean - Space.com | Geology | Scoop.it
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Giant Moon-Forming Impact On Early Earth May Have Spawned Magma Ocean
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The energy loss caused by the mutual attraction of the Earth and the moon was also making the moon gradually pull away.
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Volcanic obsidian lava flows for a year - BBC News

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Volcanic obsidian lava flows for a year
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Initially, the lava advanced several metres per day, then as its thick rocky crust cooled, it slowed.
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Oldest Known Fossil of Copulating Insects Discovered in China - Sci-News.com

Oldest Known Fossil of Copulating Insects Discovered in China - Sci-News.com | Geology | Scoop.it
Sci-News.com Oldest Known Fossil of Copulating Insects Discovered in China Sci-News.com Fossil records of mating insects are fairly sparse, and therefore our current knowledge of mating position and genitalia orientation in the early stages of...
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Mystery of Huge Asteroid Vesta's Formation Deepens - Space.com

Mystery of Huge Asteroid Vesta's Formation Deepens - Space.com | Geology | Scoop.it
Space.com Mystery of Huge Asteroid Vesta's Formation Deepens Space.com A class of meteorites known as diogenites are thought to come from Vesta's mantle or lower crust, and sometimes possess substantial amounts of a green mineral known as olivine,...
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Montney Formation one of the Largest Gas Resources in the World, report shows - Canada NewsWire (press release)

Montney Formation one of the Largest Gas Resources in the World, report shows - Canada NewsWire (press release) | Geology | Scoop.it
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Montney Formation one of the Largest Gas Resources in the World, report shows
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... one of the Largest Gas Resources in the World, report shows.
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Giant, meat-eating platypus identified - Sydney Morning Herald

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Giant, meat-eating platypus identified
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An extinct species of giant, toothed platypus, about a metre in length, has been discovered and identified in far north-west Queensland, using a single tooth.
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Sony Fires 8M Petals Out of a Volcano in Stunning Ad for 4K TVs

Sony Fires 8M Petals Out of a Volcano in Stunning Ad for 4K TVs | Geology | Scoop.it
It's not often that I feel the need to highlight a TV advert. They are, after all, just another piece of marketing designed to sell a specific product to t.
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Pioneer Resources identifies nickel-copper drill target at Fairwater in Albany ... - Proactive Investors Australia

Pioneer Resources identifies nickel-copper drill target at Fairwater in Albany ... - Proactive Investors Australia | Geology | Scoop.it
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Full Belly Fossil! 'Sea Monster' Had 3 Others in Its Gut - LiveScience.com

Full Belly Fossil! 'Sea Monster' Had 3 Others in Its Gut - LiveScience.com | Geology | Scoop.it
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Full Belly Fossil! 'Sea Monster' Had 3 Others in Its Gut
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DENVER — The mosasaur, a fearsome marine reptile that stalked the Cretaceous seas, scavenged its own kin, a new fossil find reveals.
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Tree buried in eruption could reveal seismic secrets - KCAW

Tree buried in eruption could reveal seismic secrets - KCAW | Geology | Scoop.it
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Tree buried in eruption could reveal seismic secrets
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Tree buried in eruption could reveal seismic secrets. by Ed Schoenfeld, CoastAlaska News · November 1, 2013 4:14 pm. Text-size A A A Print Article.
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Global Warming Led to Dwarfism in Mammals Twice: Study - Science World Report

Global Warming Led to Dwarfism in Mammals Twice: Study - Science World Report | Geology | Scoop.it
Science World Report Global Warming Led to Dwarfism in Mammals Twice: Study Science World Report From the Wyoming's Bighorn Basin, a geological structural basin filled with more than 20,000 feet of sedimentary rocks of the Miocene era, the...
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Geoscientists building whole-Earth model for long-term climate clues - Phys.Org

Geoscientists building whole-Earth model for long-term climate clues - Phys.Org | Geology | Scoop.it
Geoscientists building whole-Earth model for long-term climate clues Phys.Org On million-year to billion-year timescales, carbon in these external reservoirs interacts with reservoirs inside Earth, ranging from crustal carbon stored in ancient...
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