NASA’s Curiosity Rover Stumbles Upon a Strangely Complicated Martian Rock

A section of “Strathdon,” as imaged by Curiosity’s Mastcam on July 9, 2019.Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS The Curiosity…

Mysterious Glass Beads in Clams Point to Ancient Meteorite Strike Near Florida

A pair of microtektites found inside ancient clam shells. Image: Kristen Grace, Florida Museum Since their…

Incredible Photo from the Space Station Shows Raikoke Volcano Erupting

Raikoke volcano on the Kuril Islands erupting on June 22, 2019.Photo: ISS Crew Earth Observations Facility…

Extraterrestrial Organic Matter Found in 3.3-Billion-Year-Old Volcanic Rock

Satellite image of the Barberton Greenstone Belt.Photo: NASA (https://visibleearth.nasa.gov/view.php?id=35970) Geologists in France and Italy have spotted…

Scientists Witness the Birth of a Submarine Volcano for the First Time

Deploying ocean-bottom seismometers in February 2019.Photo: Wayne Crawford, IPGP Back on November 11, 2018, a planetwide…