Geology


Scientists Discover What Caused Fire Fountain Eruption on Moon

Scientists Discover What Caused Fire Fountain Eruptions on Moon

The Moon once had fiery lava eruptions, it was confirmed by volcanic glasses found on lunar surface. The new research reveals w...

Aug 24 2015, 9:12pm CDT

Underwater Volcanos Discovered off Coast of Sydney

Underwater Volcanos Discovered off Coast of Sydney

Scientists find volcanos just 250 kilometers of the coast of Sydney....

Jul 14 2015, 3:53am CDT

Geothermal Heat Discovered Beneath West Antarctic Ice Sheet

Geothermal Heat Discovered Beneath West Antarctic Ice Sheet

Researchers discover geothermal heat flow beneath West Antarctic Ice Sheet. Scientists are surprised on what they have found be...

Jul 13 2015, 7:55am CDT

Tsunami May Strike Los Angeles and San Diego

Tsunami May Strike Los Angeles and San Diego

A hard-hitting tsunami may soon strike both of the cities of Los Angeles and San Diego....

Jun 1 2015, 4:07am CDT

Volcano on Galapagos Islands Erupts after 33 Year Silence

Volcano on Galapagos Islands Erupts after 33 Year Silence

Breaking News: Footage of the Wolf Volcano on Galapagos Islands shows a spectacular eruption. The volcano has not been active i...

May 26 2015, 4:28am CDT

Inge Lehmann’s 127th Birthday Celebrated via Google Doodle

Inge Lehmann’s 127th Birthday Celebrated via Google Doodle

Inge Lehmann, the female Danish seismologist, who discovered the earth’s molten core, is a person whose memory was recently cel...

May 13 2015, 4:29am CDT

New 7.4 Earthquake hits Nepal

New 7.4 Earthquake hits Nepal

Breaking News. Nepal got hit by another massive earthquake, just two weeks after the big earthquake that killed over 8,000 peop...

May 12 2015, 2:56am CDT

Yellowstone Supervolcano has Huge Previously Undiscovered Magma Reservoir

Yellowstone Supervolcano has Huge Previously Undiscovered Magma Reservoir

A new University of Utah study in the journal Science provides the first complete view of the plumbing system that supplies hot...

Apr 26 2015, 1:25am CDT

Oil And Gas Drilling is causing Earth Quakes all across The US

Oil And Gas Drilling is causing Earth Quakes all across The US

Scientists are now confident that the oil and gas exploration teams are the ones that are causing big earth quakes all around t...

Apr 24 2015, 2:42am CDT

Strong Earthquake hits Japan and Taiwan, but Tsunami Warning Lifted

Strong Earthquake hits Japan and Taiwan, but Tsunami Warning Lifted

An Earthquake rattled today Japan and Taiwan, but a Tsunami warning was lifted shortly after announcement....

Apr 20 2015, 1:19am CDT

Northern California Earthquake is the Biggest Quake of 2015

Northern California Earthquake is the Biggest Earthquake of 2015

5.1 magnitude earthquake in Northern California originated near Ferndale and could be felt across the cost. And it is the bigg...

Jan 2 2015, 7:29am CST

Mount Ontake erupts, covers central Japanese region

Mount Ontake erupts, covers central Japanese region

On Saturday afternoon, Japan's volcanic Mount Ontake erupted unexpectedly. Sunday turned into the day of recovery and asse...

Sep 28 2014, 6:57pm CDT

Alaska Earthquake Triggers a Tsunami Warning

Alaska Earthquake Triggers a Tsunami Warning

The earthquake recorded at 12:53 p.m. Alaska Daylight Time was centered about 13 miles southeast of Little Sitkin Island...

Jun 23 2014, 7:52pm CDT

Mount Etna Erupts

Mount Etna Erupts

Italy's famous Mount Etna erupted again last Sunday night....

Jun 17 2014, 8:37am CDT

Mexico Earthquake Causes Major Tremors without any Ruin

Mexico Earthquake Causes Major Tremors without any Ruin

An earthquake caused some major tremors in Mexico without any ruin....

May 9 2014, 6:35am CDT

Crater Lake snowshoe hiker missing

The park officials have been searching for the person but so far there has been no clue...

May 8 2014, 6:50am CDT

Tokyo Earthquake Results in Several Injured

Tokyo Earthquake Injures Several People

An earthquake in Tokyo resulted in several people getting injured. Japan lies above certain tectonic fault lines due to which i...

May 5 2014, 4:45am CDT

Nicaragua Earthquake Hits the Western Region of Nicaragua

Nicaragua Earthquake Hits the Western Region of Nicaragua

An earthquake hit the western region of Nicaragua. It was followed by an aftershock that affected the inhabitants of the countr...

Apr 11 2014, 3:40am CDT

Peru volcano rumbles to life after 40 years sending locals looking for shelter

Peru volcano rumbles to life after 40 years sending locals looking for shelter

Locals are ready to evacuate if needed...

Apr 2 2014, 1:22pm CDT

Chile Earthquake Registers 8.2 on the Richter Scale

Chile Earthquake Registers 8.2 on the Richter Scale

An earthquake registering 8.2 on the Richter scale hit Chile on Tuesday. It also set off a tsunami which caused extensive damag...

Apr 2 2014, 3:09am CDT

Peru Volcano Comes Back to Life Causes Evacuations

Peru Volcano Comes Back to Life Causes Evacuations

This is dormant volcano...

Apr 1 2014, 6:29pm CDT

Yellowstone Volcano will Remain Dormant

Yellowstone Volcano will Remain Dormant

The super volcano at Yellowstone National Park is said to be dormant and will remain so. This is an acknowledged fact despite t...

Apr 1 2014, 8:50am CDT

California Earthquake Felt by 17 Million People

California Earthquake: 17 Million People Felt Earthquake

An earthquake in California that registered 5.1 on the Richter scale was felt by millions of people in the surrounding regions....

Apr 1 2014, 8:08am CDT

Yellowstone Earthquake is the Biggest in 34 Years

Yellowstone Earthquake is the Biggest in 34 Years

A 4.8 magnitude earthquake shook Yellowstone National Park on Sunday. It is the biggest after 34 years of relative peace....

Mar 31 2014, 4:27am CDT

California earthquake: A new threat emerges

California earthquake: A new threat emerges

The recent earthquake on Sunday could be just the beginning....

Mar 13 2014, 11:25pm CDT

6.5-magnitude earthquake shakes Puerto Rico

6.5-magnitude earthquake shakes Puerto Rico

A 6.5-magnitude earthquake rocked Puerto Rico on Monday morning. The quake occurred along a fault that was previously created b...

Jan 13 2014, 10:59pm CST

Supervolcano Eruptions Studied by Scientists

Supervolcano Phenomenon Revealed

Scientists have studied the special phenomenon of supervolcanos and found that they could recreate the conditions in artificial...

Jan 6 2014, 2:29am CST

Mount Etna Erupts Yet Again

Mount Etna Erupts Yet Again

Mount Etna erupted yet again in a fiery display of volcanic activity. The small towns situated on the slopes nearby were dotted...

Nov 25 2013, 3:39am CST

Mt Etna Eruption Spurts Lava into Sky

Mt Etna Eruption Spurts Lava into Sky

Europe’s most volatile volcano spurted lava and gases into the sky on Saturday and Sunday. Mt Etna was a fiery firework of Natu...

Nov 18 2013, 5:38am CST

La Brea Tar Pits: A Natural History Heritage

La Brea Tar Pits: A Natural History Heritage

California is home to the La Brea Tar Pits. It is a virtual natural history heritage that has many remains of prehistoric flora...

Oct 29 2013, 6:58am CDT

Fracking Triggers Earthquakes

Fracking Triggers Earthquakes

Conclusive evidence points in the direction that fracking causes earthquakes. All the regions on earth where fracking takes pla...

Jul 12 2013, 2:55am CDT

Loch Ness monster Never was a Reality

The Loch Ness Monster is a Geological Phenomena

There is a big surprise in store for those who claim that there exists a monster in Loch Ness, Scotland. It never was a reality...

Jul 3 2013, 11:06am CDT

Alaska's Cleveland Volcano Erupting Low Level Emissions Near Air Traffic Route

Alaska's Cleveland Volcano Erupting Low Level Emissions Near Air Traffic Route

The Cleveland Volcano in Alaska erupts again on Saturday. But the emissions are low level and cause no danger to human life. On...

May 6 2013, 3:54am CDT

Earthquakes in Chile Permanently Deform Earth

Earthquakes in Chile Permanently Deform Earth

The power of an earthquake on the Richter scale is a fearsome thing to contemplate. Earthquakes can permanently scar and crack...

Apr 29 2013, 4:41am CDT

Journey To The Center of the Earth, Now More Plausible Than Ever

Journey To The Center of the Earth, Now More Plausible Than Ever

Jules Verne was just a few decades off....

Mar 24 2011, 12:34pm CDT

Sharp Galapagos Color eBook Reader unveiled

Sharp Galapagos Color eBook Reader unveiled

Sharp announced back in July that they are entering the eBook market. Today Sharp unveiled the Galapagos eBook reader and servi...

Sep 27 2010, 4:27am CDT

Stuart Hughes Unveils Diamond and Platinum iPhone 4

Stuart Hughes Unveils Diamond and Platinum iPhone 4

Last time we talked about Stuart Hughes it was the gold and diamonds iPad that sold for about $188,000. If you liked that iPad,...

Jul 6 2010, 11:01am CDT

Corsair Offers New Obsidian 700D PC Case

Corsair Offers New Obsidian 700D PC Case

Corsair makes all sorts of hardware for computers from memory to SSDs to power supplies. The company is one of the biggest RAM...

Feb 18 2010, 7:00am CST