Most Popular: 11/25 to 12/01
December 3, 2012 | Geology.com
The Dead of Pompei
The Island that Never Existed!
Have You Heard of Makemake?
Antarctic Snail Shells Dissolving
Giant Snails Invade Florida
April 17, 2013 | NBC News
An invasive species, the giant African land snail is multiplying rapidly and causing problems for...
The Role of Snails in the Spread of Disease
November 20, 2012 | National Science Foundation
"Watch where you jump in for a swim or where your bath water comes from,...
M6.1 Earthquake on the Pacific-Antarctic Ridge
January 15, 2013 | USGS Earthquake Hazards Program
Earthquakes stronger than M6.0 are unusual on a mid-ocean ridge.
USGS reports that a...
Antarctic Ozone Hole Second Smallest in 20 Years
October 30, 2012 | NASA
"The average area covered by the Antarctic ozone hole this year was the second smallest...
The Rate of Ocean Acidification
March 14, 2012 | National Science Foundation
"The oceans act like a sponge to draw down excess carbon dioxide from the air....
Living on a Polar Yacht in the Arctic
February 13, 2013 | CNN
The Brossier Family has spent the past eight winters living on a yacht in the...
Earthquakes Within the Antarctic Ice Sheet
September 14, 2012 | Penn State
"Analysis of small, repeating earthquakes in an Antarctic ice sheet may not only lead to...