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“Rocks and Fossils”

Aug 7, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
A mysterious group of delicately balanced rocks that should not exist has led to a revelation about the San Andreas Fault. 
Aug 7, 2015 08:48 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Bolts from the sky can have an effect that was previously thought only to be created by a meteorite striking Earth. →
Jun 21, 2015 03:13 PM ET // LiveScience
The mass of the Earth's solid inner core has been a thorn in our understanding of how the interior of our planet works.
Jun 16, 2015 10:19 AM ET // AFP
While Mt. Everest moved, Kathmandu shifted south by over 1.5 meters and was uplifted by nearly a meter by the quake.
Jun 1, 2015 04:39 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
If you're prospecting for diamonds in Liberia, keep an eye out for the Pamaya. Continue reading →
Apr 12, 2015 03:12 PM ET // Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience Managing Editor
A core sample from 5,000 feet below the surface of the Chicxulub crater will delve 10 million to 15 million years into the past. Continue reading →
Mar 17, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
For a long time geologists have been trying to figure out why the High Plains, where Denver is located, turned out to be so high, yet also level and smooth enough that a city could be built there. It may have had something to do with water. Continue reading →
Feb 4, 2015 12:52 PM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
A deep-sea organism that hasn't evolved in more than 2 billion years, posing an evolutionary puzzle. Continue reading →
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