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2013-12-20 10:18:03

GSA Bulletin articles posted online ahead of print on 6 and 13 December 2013 cover earthquake hazards of the Santa Barbara suburban area; apatite and the skeletons of early animals; the peculiar geological features of Faial (Azores, Portugal); the nature of Mount Rainier; the origin of Pearya terrane, Canada; a re-interpretation of the Chilhowee Group of the Appalachian Blue Ridge; and more.

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2010-08-03 09:20:21

A new study has found that a mixing of two different types of magma is the key to the historic eruptions of Mount Hood, Oregon’s tallest mountain, and that eruptions often happen in a relatively short time – weeks or months – after this mixing occurs.

2009-01-15 20:00:00

VANCOUVER, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Entree Gold Inc. (TSX:ETG; AMEX:EGI; Frankfurt:EKA - "Entree" or the "Company") announces the discovery of porphyry copper-gold mineralization on its Lordsburg property.

2009-01-08 14:30:00

Two meteorites found in Antarctica are from an asteroid with an outer layer or crust similar to the Earth's continents, U.S.

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2009-01-08 12:35:00

Two rare meteorites found in Antarctica two years ago are from a previously unknown, ancient asteroid with an outer layer or crust similar in composition to the crust of Earth's continents


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.