We worry about climate change today, but down through time people have adapted to a lot of geological drama. In mid-March this year, scientists reported
While my focus these days has narrowed substantially from the original book concept–how the world’s apex predators went from T. rex to cats–news this week
We have all heard the legend of Atlantis, but there really is an ancient sunken landmass just east of Australia that scientists, who just trekked
Air bubbles and other meterial trapped in mineral grains tell scientists many things about the Earth and its history.
The combination of salty air, restless ocean waves, and odd, neatly arranged rocks inspires the imagination. Actually, the science behind this is fascinating, too. I
When water freezes, it should be at its most dense and drop to the bottom like a rock. Instead, ice floats, and for a long time, scientists have not understood why that happens.