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Jul 24, 2018
Controls on explosive-effusive volcanic eruption styles (from, published July 18, 2018) by Mike Cassidy... [Read more]
Aug 1, 2018
2019 Awards and Honors Recipients THE CARL-GUSTAF ROSSBY RESEARCH MEDALInez Y. Fung For fundamental and pioneering contributions to understanding biosphere–atmosphere interactions through... [Read more]
Jul 19, 2018
Imaging seismic intrinsic and scattering attenuation in Long Valley Caldera, California, by analyzing more than 1700 vertical‐component waveforms from local earthquakes. Observed energy... [Read more]
Apr 20, 2018
CIDER is a yearly interdisciplinary research incubator made possible by @BerkeleySeismo's Dr. Barbara Romanowicz, where Earth dynamicists collaborate on interdisciplinary new ideas like this:... [Read more]
Jul 9, 2018
 Development of a Slow Earthquake Database  https://pubs.... [Read more]
Jul 3, 2018
A new plant fossil‐genus, Douropteris alvarezii gen. nov., sp. nov., is described from the Douro Basin (lower Stephanian C [lower Gzhelian], Upper Pennsylvanian) in north‐western Portugal.... [Read more]
Jul 3, 2018
FROM SCIENCENEWS.ORG, BY Maria Temming, JUNE 14, 2018 The global network of seafloor cables may be good for more than ferrying digital communication between continents. These fiber-optic... [Read more]
May 3, 2018
By Joel Achenbach, The Washington Post, May 24On a very bad day 66 million years ago, a mountain-sized object from space slammed into the Earth, initiating a cascade of calamities that eradicated... [Read more]
May 3, 2018
Experimental evidence for superionic water ice using shock compressionMarius Millot, ... [Read more]