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First Marsquakes Ever Seen Shake up Science of the Red Planet

A marsquake recorded on the Red Planet on April 6 is the first tremor ever seen on that world. A four-decade long search to detect the first quakes on Mars has come to an end, giving birth to a new discipline — Martian seismology . 655 more words


Conversations in Stone

Delighted to be included in this sparkling anthology of prose and poetry celebrating the life of Hugh Miller, geologist and writer, with my highly commended piece Updraft. 86 more words


My Dream Job

When I was little I always wanted to become an artist or a doctor. Then I changed my mind and wanted to become an architect, but since grade four I’ve been interested in rocks. 57 more words


The Effects of a Natural Gas Pipeline

*Note: This research is part of a larger project that I have recently presented at an Undergraduate Research Symposium with a fellow blogger. The link to his blog is… 1,229 more words