You might have seen some stories in the news lately about a skeleton of a young woman that was found in a cave in Mexico. If you’re anything like me, you think that any find like this is interesting and important. But not every such find makes the news. Wondering why this particular discovery, published last week in Science, caused such a stir? Read More…
Check out this awesome discussion of New England’s stone walls!
via EARTH magazine
If you love paleontology and biology, you’re probably excited whenever you hear of a new species discovered, somewhere Read More…
In high-latitude and high-elevation localities across the world, glacial ice is shrinking, melting, retreating. As this occurs, objects formerly trapped in the ice are deposited on the suddenly-exposed ground surface.
Check this out: a different, and less frequently discussed, portion of the sea-level rise story: