GEOLOGY




12/7/16

Supercontinents ... they come and they go (9:31)




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4/30/15

Strong evidence links the lava flows which created the Deccan Traps in India ...

with the asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs

This 1-2 punch turned Earth into a hellhole from which no dinosaur survived.


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12/15/14

Move over meteor theory and make room to share the spotlight with another theory.
Evidence suggests that eruptions that lasted a million years
were also responsible for the extinction event 66 million years ago.




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12/11/14

The most abundant mineral on Earth
accounts for 38% of our planet's volume ...

and now we have a name for it


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8/21/14

The severe drought in the western United States means that
the equivalent of a 4" deep lake over the entire western U.S. ... is missing.

With all that weight missing, guess what the land is doing?


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3/12/14

A new ocean has been located in our solar system ...
and it's right under our feet.




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10/24/13

Oxygen anomaly in earliest rocks leads to the discovery of how they formed.




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2/12/10

The Earth ... 100 million years from now (3:19)




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