Latest Liviu Giosan Stories
Millions of people across the world live or depend on deltas for their livelihoods.
When WHOI geologist Liviu Giosan first reconstructed the history of how the Danube River built its delta, he was presented with a puzzle.
New research has shed a light on an ancient Asian civilization and given a glimpse into what the future might hold for the region.
A fundamental shift in the Indian monsoon has occurred over the last few millennia, from a steady humid monsoon that favored lush vegetation to extended periods of drought.
Did a catastrophic flood of biblical proportions drown the shores of the Black Sea 9,500 years ago, wiping out early Neolithic settlements around its perimeter?
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.