Huge Pumice Raft Near the Kermadec Islands
August 13, 2012 | The Australian
A massive pumice raft (250 x 30 nautical miles) has been found floating on the...
What Happens to Pumice Rafts?
September 10, 2012 | Eruptions Blog
Some marine volcanic eruptions produce a vast "raft" of floating pumice that drifts about the...
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August 27, 2012 | Geology.com
Large Triceratops Discovered in Alberta
Mississippi River in Drought
Floating Pumice Trail in the Pacific
Lost Army of...
Making Blue Marble Images of Earth
February 7, 2012 | NASA
NASA has a short article that summarizes how the "Blue Marble" images of earth were...
First Images from the New Landsat Mission
March 24, 2013 | NASA
"On March 18, 2013, the newly launched Landsat Data Continuity Mission began to send back...
Tropical Storms Kristy and Lane
September 18, 2012 | NASA Earth Observatory
"Two storms swirled simultaneously in the eastern Pacific Ocean in mid-September 2012 — close enough...
The First Satellite Images of Polar Ice Coverage
April 26, 2013 | BBC
BBC.com has an article about the first satellite maps of the Arctic and Antarctic, produced...
March 25, 2013 | Geology.com
Pumice is a light-colored, extremely porous, igneous rock that forms during explosive volcanic eruptions. It...