Researchers including The University of Texas at Austin have published a study in Nature that says subducting tectonic plates become segmented like a slinky snake, in a process similar to geologic boudinage (pictured) but on a much larger scale [Cred
Mass extinction that wiped out 90% of species 250 million years ago was driven by a volcanic eruption that plunged Earth into a freezing winter, study finds
Elusive crystal predicted decades ago is discovered trapped inside a DIAMOND from more than 410 miles below the surface of Earth
Now, a team of researchers has zeroed in on what could be the deepest earthquake ever detected, shaking up scientists' understanding of them. In 2015, a 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck beneath Japan's Bonin Islands. One of the aftershocks occurred
Of concern was that during the event, no action would be made to inform or protect a single soul according to a geologist working at La Palma, "I am a geologist currently working under an NDA as a contractor to develop a plan of action in the event
The lava-falls of La Palma: River of molten rock grows LARGER after volcanic crater collapses and causes spectacular explosions
EIGHT additional miles of Kentucky's Mammoth Cave are uncovered that extends the 10-million-year-old structure to at least 420 miles long
THREE volcanoes are erupting simultaneously along Alaska's 'Ring of Fire', with geological experts monitoring their increasing strength
Beneath 2,500 feet of ice at the South Pole, a 23-square-mile unfrozen lake flows in complete darkness under that immense mass of ice and snow. What's in that buried lake is even more surprising: life. Microbes thrive in this unbelievably inhospita
The Shaking In California Is Getting WORSE As Hundreds And Hundreds Of Earthquakes Cause Alarm On The West Coast
Multiple earthquakes rattled the Lake Tahoe region on Friday, the latest in a sequence that began in late April.
An Icelandic resident uploaded a stunning video on YouTube of a new volcanic eruption early Sunday morning.
The Japan Meteorological Agency announced an "Eruption Bulletin" at 0200 Sunday of an active stratovolcano known as Sakurajima, located in Kagoshima Prefecture in Kyushu, Japan.
Mostly submerged and stretching almost two million square miles, Zealandia has long piqued the interest of scientists. Researchers are hopeful that further study of the landmass will give insights into the seafloor, climate history, and even pollutio
Scientists monitoring the unsettled geological activity on Hawaii's biggest island say that while an eruption of the volcano that dominates the landscape isn't yet imminent, Mauna Loa's long nap may be coming to an end.
We follow geologist Steve Austin and Del Tackett to Arizona where we can see the Grand Staircase, a thick stack of rock layers which are visible as sets of parallel cliffs above the Grand Canyon. He then explains how the history of the world is best
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"An upsurge of hot rock from deep beneath the Atlantic Ocean may be driving the continents on either side apart," writes Maria Temming in Science News.
A proposed scientific balloon flight in northern Sweden has attracted opposition from environmental groups over fears it could lead to the use of solar geoengineering to cool the Earth and combat the climate crisis by mimicking the effect of a large