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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. →
Jul 29, 2015 08:17 AM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity went out of its way to investigate a rock the likes of which it has never seen before on the Red Planet.
Mar 30, 2015 08:50 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Both the North side and South Col of Mt. Everest are dangerous -- but in different ways.
Jun 5, 2015 02:30 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
This assortment of monoliths represent some of the biggest rocks on Earth.
Jan 20, 2015 12:03 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
An 1815 geological map of the British Isles changed the way we look at the ground beneath us. Continue reading →
Jan 14, 2015 06:50 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
'Mojave' may have cracked under the pressure from Curiosity's drill, but mission scientists are excited about studying fresh rock that hasn't been exposed since its formation millions of years ago.
Dec 17, 2014 11:20 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Here's the perfect Christmas gift for the person who has everything: A red and green rock, ornament-sized, stuffed with 30,000 teeny-tiny diamonds.
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