Instability of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet
May 16, 2012 | University of Texas at Austin
"Using ice-penetrating radar instruments flown on aircraft, a team of scientists from the U.S. and...
Information from Greenland Ice Cores
January 27, 2013 | National Science Foundation
"The International North Greenland Eemian Ice Drilling project results indicate that melting of the Antarctic...
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...
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...
Arctic vs Antarctic Biodiversity
February 19, 2013 | University of Western Australia
"The robustness of food webs of Arctic and Antarctic ecosystems has been compared for the...
Google Map of the San Andreas Fault
August 8, 2012 | Geology.com
This Google map provides a satellite view of the San Andreas fault with the fault...
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Rare: M8.6 Strike-Slip Earthquake
April 11, 2012 | The Washington Post
Today's M8.6 earthquake off the western coast of Sumatra was exceptionally large for being generated...