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Inge Lehmann - Discoverer of Earth's Inner Core

Inge Lehmann was a Danish mathematician and Earth scientist who discovered Earth’s inner core without using most of the modern tools we take for granted today. 1,738 more words

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Inge Lehmann, seismologist

Meet Inge Lehmann, the woman who discovered the Earth’s inner core.  789 more words


REVIEW of *Primary Fault* ~ Book #1 in The Schattenreich Series, by Sharon Kae Reamer

A Suspenseful Blend of Science, Romance and the Supernatural!

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Caitlin Schwarzbach has left home. For good.

Separated from her beloved brother Gus at age seven, Caitlin exchanges small-town Texas for Cologne, Germany to be with him. 855 more words


40km Long Fissure Is Ripping into Violent Askja, Linking Iceland's 3 Largest Volcanoes: Updated

via 40km Long Fissure Is Ripping into Violent Askja, Linking Iceland’s 3 Largest Volcanoes: Updated.

MON AUG 25, 2014 by FishOutofWater for SciTech

A landslide struck Askja’s crater lake on July 24, 2014, weeks before the volcanic earthquake swarm began in southeastern Iceland.  

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Berkeley Lab Seismologist Says Early-Warning System Worked In Napa Quake

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — A scientist from the Berkeley Seismological Laboratory told KPIX 5 that an experimental earthquake warning system worked, giving about a 10-second alert prior to the magnitude 6 South Napa quake that struck the Bay Area Sunday morning. 59 more words


A magnitude 6.0 Earthquake has struck North of San Francisco Bay Area near Napa. We hope everyone is ok.

What’s interesting here is that Google’s alert center… 190 more words

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