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2009-12-17 08:10:00

Like an angry dog, a volcano growls before it bites, shaking the ground and getting "noisy" before erupting.

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2006-06-28 12:05:00

Creating artificial seismic waves, similar to those that occur during an earthquake, could help squeeze more oil from natural reservoirs, scientists said on Wednesday.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.