Friday, November 27, 2020
Tags Earth science

Tag: earth science

Texas cave sediment upends meteorite explanation for global cooling

Texas researchers from the University of Houston, Baylor University and Texas A&M University have discovered evidence for why the earth cooled dramatically...

How to improve climate modeling and prediction

We are changing the Earth system at a unprecedented speed without knowing the consequences in detail. Increasingly detailed, physics-based models are improving steadily, but...

Lead white pigments on Andean drinking vessels provide new historical context

(Carlisle, Pa.) - Researchers studying lead white pigments on Andean ceremonial drinking vessels known as qeros have found new similarities among these...

Making comprehensive water resources modeling more accessible

The growing global population and continued economic development will likely require a significant increase in water demand, especially in developing regions. At...

A new idea on how Earth’s outer shell first broke into...

The activity of the solid Earth - for example, volcanoes in Java, earthquakes in Japan, etc - is well understood within the...

Evolution after Chicxulub asteroid impact: Rapid response of life to end-cretaceous...

Boulder, Colo., USA: The impact event that formed the Chicxulub crater (Yucatán Peninsula, México) caused the extinction of 75% of species on...

29,000 years of Aboriginal history

The known timeline of the Aboriginal occupation of South Australia's Riverland region has been vastly extended by new research led by Flinders...

First egg from Antarctica is big and might belong to an...

In 2011, Chilean scientists discovered a mysterious fossil in Antarctica that looked like a deflated football. For nearly a decade, the specimen...

Copal de Madagascar

The known Madagascar copal is a more recent resin from what was thought -it has about a few hundred years- and trapped...

Aboriginal rock art, frontier conflict and a swastika

A hidden Murray River rockshelter speaks volumes about local Aboriginal and European settlement in the Riverland, with symbols of conflict - including...