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Mar 22, 2016 05:23 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The terrain was a key factor in some Civil War battles. Continue reading →
Mar 11, 2016 01:15 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The limestone spires were formed through a process similar to the one that carved the famous tourist attraction of the Twelve Apostles. Continue reading →
Mar 10, 2016 06:44 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Found in a rock quarry, the fossils date back to the time of the dinosaurs Continue reading →
Feb 28, 2016 05:52 PM ET // AFP
Paleontologists in Argentina have announced the discovery of a major Jurassic-era fossil site four years after it was first discovered. Continue reading →
Feb 18, 2016 03:46 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Earth is home to 2,550 exotic minerals, some so scarce the world supply would fit inside a sugar cube. → Continue reading →
Feb 10, 2016 01:57 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
A strange and sudden buckling of the earth in Michigan five years ago is now being explained as a limestone bulge. Continue reading →
Feb 4, 2016 01:52 PM ET // Michael Casey,
An insect that went extinct more than 120 million years ago featured many of the traits associated with modern butterflies, including eye spots.
Jan 11, 2016 05:48 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The diamonds contain chemical information about what goes on deep inside the Earth. →
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