Geology

What Came First, The Earth Or The Water On It? Science Now Knows The Answer

Our life on earth began in water but how did it 'evolve'? To get an understanding of the link between the chemistry of carbon and water, scientists can track the various forms, or isotopes, of its constituent hydrogen and oxygen atoms over the hi ...

Article - News Staff - Feb 4 2022 - 10:05am

The Largest Earthquake On Mars Ever Detected

Mars doesn’t have tectonic plates like Earth, but it does have volcanically active regions that can cause rumbles, and one way to develop a better understanding of Mars’ mantle and core is to examine seismic active. In March, NASA’s InSight lander detected ...

Article - News Staff - May 11 2022 - 8:27am

Will There Be Water Wars In The Future?

With the population at 8 billion and on its way to 10, there is renewed concern about resources, but water? Yes, though the percentage of the world's water that is potable can be counted on one hand many countries don't have access to oceans. And ...

Article - News Staff - Nov 23 2022 - 10:08am