Archive | August 2014

Watching a lava lake rise and fall, even when we can’t see it

Check out my latest story in EARTH magazine…

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Were ancient people hunting gomphotheres in Mexico?

This is a very cool question. The fact that we’re even asking it is cool. Why?  Because archaeologists hadn’t found evidence of humans hunting gomphotheres in North America up to this point.  It means maybe the ecological and archaeological scene in ice age North America was even more complicated than we thought. It means we have more to learn.  I think that having more to learn is a gift we don’t always appreciate. Read More…