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Two Sources Of Helium Produced By Ancient Yellowstone Activity
2014-02-20 07:33:51

As one might expect, Yellowstone National Park’s hot springs, geysers and other hydrothermal vents release gases stored deep below the Earth, including carbon dioxide and methane. Another gas has also been discovered to be squeaking out of Yellowstone’s vents.

2011-01-13 17:49:30

The continental crust is the principal record of conditions on the Earth for the last 4.4 billion years.

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2010-08-12 06:15:00

Researchers discover evidence for the oldest Earth mantle reservoir on Baffin Island.


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'.