Tapping the African Rift for Geothermal
August 18, 2013 | Business Daily Africa
Kenya and Tanzania have some of the world's best locations for developing geothermal energy. They are working to develop investors, expertise and technology sharing.
Related: East Africa's Great Rift Valley
Volcanoes of the Rio Grande Rift
September 5, 2013 | New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources
The Spring issue of Lite Geology (by the New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources) has an article titled Volcanoes of the Rio Grande Rift, an article on volcanic hazards, another on spinel and a K-12 classroom activity on "Building a Flour Box Caldera Model".
Failure of the Midcontinent Rift
December 10, 2013 | Nature.com
Researchers are working to determine the cause of The Midcontinent Rift that began to tear what is now North America apart about one billion years ago and then failed.