January 2017 continued the trend of rising temperatures, albeit at a more modest pace than January 2016.
The largest earthquake this week was in the Philippines – and there were also intermediate sized tremors in the South Atlantic and in Alaska.
In a quiet week, there was a notable earthquake in Pakistan — and something to be learned from looking at patterns of earthquakes elsewhere.
2016 is in the books as the hottest year ever. What’s going on in 2017? Plenty. Let’s look at weather around the world, for the first month of the new year.
In a quiet week, we’re looking at smaller earthquakes in Vanuatu and the South Atlantic – and what’s going on in Alaska?
Materials science covers a number of disciplines, including nanomaterials used in electronics and biomedical supplies. This is a growing field and new research is fascinating.
This week’s earthquakes include a large tremor in the western Pacific, two smaller ones in Italy which may have caused an avalanche…oh, and Oklahoma (again).
Is the Earth getting hotter? Judging by 2016 it is. And judging by 2015 and 2016 combined, it’s heating up at an alarming rate.
This week was quiet in earthquake terms – but there were earthquakes to investigate in Fiji, Madagascar and Southern California.
It’s time for another ‘Ask the Expert’ question from our readers. This reader wants to know how we really know the universe is expanding – Paul Heckert, PhD has the answer.