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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...
Lost Army of Cambyses II Discovered?
August 19, 2012 | Discovery News
Archaeologists may have found the "Lost Army of Cambyses II" that perished in the Egyptian...
Extreme Microbes in the Volcanic Environment
June 11, 2012 | University of Colorado Boulder
"A new DNA analysis of rocky soils in the Martian-like landscape on some volcanoes in...
17% of Nigerian Oil is Stolen?
May 15, 2012 | Reuters.com
An article on the Reuters.com website repoerts that 17% of the crude oil production in...
Oil and Gas Resources of South America and the Caribbean
June 25, 2012 | USGS
"Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated means of 126 billion barrels...
Salinity Mapping of the Oceans
February 28, 2013 | NASA
"Pulses of freshwater gush from the Amazon River's mouth; an invisible seam divides the salty...
Pompeii in Ruins, Again
September 24, 2012 | Vancouver Sun
Although many structures in the city of Pompeii survived a volcanic eruption and World War...
Freshwater Losses in the Middle East
February 15, 2013 | NASA
"A new study using data from a pair of gravity-measuring NASA satellites finds that large...