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Tiny Island Gobbles Up Older Neighbor

LiveScience | Megan Gannon | Posted 04.07.2014 | Science

As a seafloor volcano continues to erupt in a remote part of the Pacific Ocean, a newborn island has swallowed its neighbor whole, images from space ...

Scientists Baffled By Mysterious New Island

LiveScience | Becky Oskin | Posted 10.01.2013 | Science

A new island emerged from the ocean offshore of the city of Gwadar, Pakistan, after a strong magnitude-7.7 earthquake shook the country Sept. 24. Th...

PHOTOS: Recently-Found Creatures Living At World's Deepest Sea Vents

Posted 01.28.2012 | Green

The discovery of the deepest known "black smoker" vents has revealed eyeless shrimps and white tentacled anemones living 3.1 miles below the surface i...

Introducing Earth's Newest Island, Formed During Underwater Volcano Eruption

Posted 01.11.2012 | Green

By Natalie Wolchover, Life's Little Mysteries: Earth's newest island is here to stay. The island, a mound of lava and ash about 2,000 feet (600 ...