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Earth’s Tectonic Plates Were In Motion 400 Million Years Earlier Than Previously Thought 
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Earth’s Tectonic Plates Were In Motion 400 Million Years Earlier Than Previously Thought 

Scientists from Harvard University who examined rocks over 3 billion years old discovered that Earth’s tectonic plates move today in…
10 Things You Should Know About The Valley of Whales Located in the Middle of Egypt’s Desert
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10 Things You Should Know About The Valley of Whales Located in the Middle of Egypt’s Desert

It’s hard to believe that Egypt was once an ocean. Deadly creatures that are now extinct used to roam the…
Zealandia: Unprecedented Maps of Earth’s 8th Sunken Continent Reveal a Never-Before-Seen World
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Zealandia: Unprecedented Maps of Earth’s 8th Sunken Continent Reveal a Never-Before-Seen World

There’s a sunken continent off the coast of Australia; its name is Zealandia. You probably never heard about it, but…
Into the Center of Earth: New Zealand Sits on Ancient Lava Tube that Reaches Earth’s Mantle
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Into the Center of Earth: New Zealand Sits on Ancient Lava Tube that Reaches Earth’s Mantle

According to new research, the country of New Zealand—which in turn sits on the sunken continent of Zealandia—is actually connected…
NASA’s InSight Lander Spots Solar Eclipse on Mars: Here’s What it Saw
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NASA’s InSight Lander Spots Solar Eclipse on Mars: Here’s What it Saw

NASA’s Insight (Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport) mission to Mars, a stationary laboratory dedicated to studying…
A Stumping Discovery: Scientists Find Traces of Ancient Rainforests in Antarctica
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A Stumping Discovery: Scientists Find Traces of Ancient Rainforests in Antarctica

A new discovery has found evidence of lush forests where life thrived covered Antarctica more than 90 million years ago.…
Mysterious Source of Magnetism Hidden Deep Inside the Planet Found by Scientists
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Mysterious Source of Magnetism Hidden Deep Inside the Planet Found by Scientists

Scientists have just discovered a mysterious, previously unknown source of magnetism located deep inside the Earth. There’s a previously undetected…
Scientists Find Massive Mountains and Smooth Plains 660 kilometers below the Surface
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Scientists Find Massive Mountains and Smooth Plains 660 kilometers below the Surface

Jules Verne, the father of science fiction once imagined there was an entire world located beneath the one we live on.…
There’s Mounting Evidence The Continent of Africa Is Splitting in Two
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There’s Mounting Evidence The Continent of Africa Is Splitting in Two

A large crack, stretching several kilometers, made a sudden appearance earlier this year in south-western Kenya. The tear, which continues…
Our Planet Is Eating its Own Oceans
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Our Planet Is Eating its Own Oceans

Scientists have recently discovered that the Earth is swallowing its own oceans. According to experts, our planet’s crust is swallowing…
Scientists Have Found a Lost Continent Beneath Antarctica
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Scientists Have Found a Lost Continent Beneath Antarctica

Scientists have made a stunning discovery in Antarctica. And while it may not be the long-lost continent of Atlantis, the…
9.5M: The Largest Recorded Earthquake in History Occurred 60 Years Ago Today
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9.5M: The Largest Recorded Earthquake in History Occurred 60 Years Ago Today

60 years ago today, a mega-earthquake struck Chile. Also known as the Great Chilean Earthquake, it was the largest recorded…
Alien Civilizations More Likely to Exist In Galaxies Such as the Milky Way
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Alien Civilizations More Likely to Exist In Galaxies Such as the Milky Way

In 2015, a group of scientists looked at the likelihood of alien civilizations developing in certain galaxies. They wanted to…
Fragments of a Long Lost Continent Found in Canada
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Fragments of a Long Lost Continent Found in Canada

By examining diamond exploration samples from Baffin Island in northern Canada, diamond expert geologists have accidentally identified a previously unknown…
Scientists Find the Remnants of a Lost Ancient Continent Beneath Europe
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Scientists Find the Remnants of a Lost Ancient Continent Beneath Europe

It’s not quite Atlantis, but it is a sensational discovery nonetheless. Geologists have revealed the existence of long-lost continent hiding…
Scientists Have Been Drilling Into the Ocean Floor for 50 Years – Here’s What They’ve Found So Far
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Scientists Have Been Drilling Into the Ocean Floor for 50 Years – Here’s What They’ve Found So Far

Suzanne O’Connell, Wesleyan University It’s stunning but true that we know more about the surface of the moon than about…
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