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Even if the current weather situation may seem to speak against it, the probability of cold winters with much snow in Central Europe rises when the Arctic is covered by less sea ice in summer.
Geophysicists from Potsdam have established a mode of action that can explain the irregular distribution of strong earthquakes at the San Andreas Fault in California.
Conductivity image hints volcano plume is bigger than thought.
The Royal Astronomical Society (RAS), the UKâ€™s voice for professional astronomers and geophysicists today announced the recipients of the Societyâ€™s medals and awards for 2011.
TULSA, Okla., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has awarded the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) the prestigious Authorized Provider status.
The Earth's mantle and its core mix at a distance of 2900 km under our feet in a mysterious zone.
Some disasters and crises are related to each other by more than just the common negative social value we assign to them.
A better understanding of the ground beneath our feet will result from research by seismologists and Rapidâ€”a group of computer scientists at the University of Edinburgh.
TULSA, Okla., Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Steven H. Davis has been named Executive Director of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG), the world's largest professional organization dedicated to advancing applied geophysics. Davis officially joined SEG on August 1.
TULSA, Okla., Nov. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The 79th Annual Meeting and International Exposition of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) was one of the most successful in recent years. Attendance was nearly 9,300, surpassing recent annual meeting delegate totals by nearly 1,000 delegates.
Alfred Lothar Wegener (November 1, 1880 "“ November 2, 1930) was a German scientist, geologist, and meteorologist. He is best known for establishing the theory of the continental drift. His 1915 theory of continental drift surmised that the continents were slowly floating around the Earth. Most of his basis was strictly circumstantial evidence, and further he was not able to exhibit a mechanism for continental drift, which resulted in an unaccepted hypothesis until the 1950s. At that...
- Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.