Extrusive Volcanism Formed the Hawaiian Islands
October 21, 2013 | University of Hawaii
"Scientists have determined that it is the eruptions of lava on the surface, extrusion, which grow Hawaiian volcanoes, rather than internal emplacement of magma, as was previously thought." Quoted from the University of Hawaii press release.
Climate Change and the Behavior of Mercury in the Environment
November 6, 2013 | USGS
"Rising global temperatures and changing human actions will significantly affect the behavior and distribution of mercury worldwide, according to a recent article by the U.S. Geological Survey and Harvard University." Quoted from the USGS press release.
A Meteorite from Mercury?
April 4, 2013 | The Space Reporter
A green meteorite found in Morocco is believed to have originated either from the planet Mercury or from an unknown body in the solar system.