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New 'Model' May Explain How Continents Grow

LiveScience | Becky Oskin | Posted 03.24.2014 | Science

Continents grow like onions, with rings of younger rocks added layer by layer to the perimeter of an ancient landmass. But even though scientists kno...

Famous Red Cliffs Show Signs Of Dinosaur-Era Earthquakes

LiveScience | Becky Oskin | Posted 08.25.2013 | Science

Long ago, when the Earth had only one continent and one ocean, an earthquake rippled through western North America's great sand sea. The early Jurass...