Alex Chatzipetros

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These ants seem to prefer living on tectonic faults

025bc5b6-7b7c-47d3-bf3b-a4203881b11b<p>These ants seem to prefer living on tectonic …

Asia

When will the Earth try to kill us again?

Most mass extinctions began with vast convulsions of Earth’s interior—can we detect that?<p>“The revolutions and changes which have left the earth as we …

Geology

How the Pacific seafloor got its 60-degree bend

Hawaii sits at the end of a chain of volcanoes running across the Pacific Ocean floor, but in the middle of this chain lies a bend of 60 degrees. For …

Geology

One Year After Napa Quake, Scientists Still Puzzled by Mysterious Fault

The deadly earthquake last year in the south Napa Valley was the Bay Area’s most destructive in a generation. It injured more than 200 people and …

Napa Valley