The India-Asia Collision
February 12, 2013 | MIT News
“India came running full speed at Asia and boom, they collided,” says Jagoutz, an author of the paper.
“But we actually don’t think it was one collision … this changes dramatically the way we think the India/Asia collision works.”
Quoted from the MIT press release.
March 7, 2013 | National Science Foundation
"Invasive animals are often most abundant in habitats impacted by humans, especially man-made habitats, such as roadsides, suburban and urban developments, and areas of intensive agricultural activity. Understanding why this is true may reveal important insights about the ecological mechanisms that help determine the success and impact of many invasive species." Quoted from the National Science Foundation press release.
Ash on Snow at Karymsky
June 7, 2013 | NASA
"Ash covers the western slopes of Karymsky Volcano in this natural-color satellite image. The image was collected on May 20, 2013. [...] Late-season snow remained on the surrounding Kamchatkan landscape." Quoted from the NASA image release.