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dna
Scientists discover two tiny 'worlds' beyond NeptuneSubaru Telescope in Hawai'i and Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory (CTIO)
Scientists discover two tiny 'worlds' beyond Neptune
dna / Posted yesterday
Subaru Telescope in Hawai'i and Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory (CTIO) telescope in Chile. Scott S Sheppard from Carnegie Institution for Science and his collaborators Chadwick Trujillo from Gemini Observatory and David J Tholen from the... Read more
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asianage
Discovered! 2 new ‘worlds’ outside orbit of NeptuneSubaru Telescope in Hawai’i and Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory (CTIO)
Discovered! 2 new ‘worlds’ outside orbit of Neptune
asianage / Posted yesterday
Subaru Telescope in Hawai’i and Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory (CTIO) telescope in Chile. Scott S. Sheppard from Carnegie Institution for Science and his collaborators Chadwick Trujillo from Gemini Observatory and David J. Tholen from... Read more
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asianage
Discovered! 2 new �worlds' outside orbit of NeptuneSubaru Telescope in Hawai’i and Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory (CTIO)
Discovered! 2 new �worlds' outside orbit of Neptune
asianage / Posted yesterday
Subaru Telescope in Hawai’i and Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory (CTIO) telescope in Chile. Scott S. Sheppard from Carnegie Institution for Science and his collaborators Chadwick Trujillo from Gemini Observatory and David J. Tholen from... Read more
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PhysOrg
Newly discovered solar system objects resonate with Neptuneand is described in a paper published in the July 2016 edition of Astrophysical
Newly discovered solar system objects resonate with Neptune
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
and is described in a paper published in the July 2016 edition of Astrophysical Journal Letters. Dr. Scott S. Sheppard (Carnegie Institution for Science) and his collaborators Dr. Chadwick Trujillo (Gemini Observatory at the time of the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Protein that boosts growth of damaged muscle tissue identifiedfound there. "If we take out beta one-integrin, all these other proteins are g
Protein that boosts growth of damaged muscle tissue identified
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
found there. "If we take out beta one-integrin, all these other proteins are gone," said Chen-Ming Fan, a professor at the Carnegie Institution for Science. Why that is the case is not clear, but the experiment showed that without beta... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Protein present on stem cell surface can boost growth of damaged muscle tissuetake out β1-integrin, all these other (proteins) are gone," said Fan, the study
Protein present on stem cell surface can boost growth of damaged muscle tissue
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
take out β1-integrin, all these other (proteins) are gone," said Fan, the study's senior author and a staff member at the Carnegie Institution for Science in Washington and Baltimore. Why that is the case is not clear, but the experiment showed... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
Local 10 Miami / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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News 8000
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
News 8000 / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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My EastText
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
My EastText / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
KSBW Salinas / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
KTVZ Bend / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Rare ‘Frankenstein’ galaxy discovered, comprised of different partssurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare ‘Frankenstein’ galaxy discovered, comprised of different parts
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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CNN
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discoveredsurveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light sub
Rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy discovered
CNN / Posted 13 days ago
surveys at a longer exposure to take a closer look at this sleepy low-light suburb of stars. A team of astronomers from the Carnegie Institution of Science, including Mark Seibert, Barry Madore, Jeff Rich and summer student Lea Hagen, were looking... Read more
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The Economic Times
Astronomers spot mysterious 'Frankenstein' galaxyneighbourhood of the universe, where none of the hubbub of the more crowded par
Astronomers spot mysterious 'Frankenstein' galaxy
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
neighbourhood of the universe, where none of the hubbub of the more crowded parts can bother it," said Mark Seibert from Carnegie Institution for Science in the US. "It is so delicate that a slight nudge from a neighbour would cause it to... Read more
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dna
Astronomers spot mysterious 'Frankenstein' galaxyneighbourhood of the universe, where none of the hubbub of the more crowded par
Astronomers spot mysterious 'Frankenstein' galaxy
dna / Posted 14 days ago
neighbourhood of the universe, where none of the hubbub of the more crowded parts can bother it," said Mark Seibert from Carnegie Institution for Science in the US. "It is so delicate that a slight nudge from a neighbour would cause it to... Read more
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The Hindu
Astronomers spot mysterious ‘Frankenstein’ galaxyneighbourhood of the universe, where none of the hubbub of the more crowded par
Astronomers spot mysterious ‘Frankenstein’ galaxy
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
neighbourhood of the universe, where none of the hubbub of the more crowded parts can bother it,” said Mark Seibert from Carnegie Institution for Science in the US. “It is so delicate that a slight nudge from a neighbour would cause it to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Astronomers stumble upon a 'Frankenstein' galaxynone of the hubbub of the more crowded parts can bother it," said study co-auth
Astronomers stumble upon a 'Frankenstein' galaxy
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
none of the hubbub of the more crowded parts can bother it," said study co-author Mark Seibert from Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science. It is so delicate that a slight nudge from a neighbour would cause it to... Read more
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New Kerala
Astronomers stumble upon a 'Frankenstein' galaxy - newkerala.com #89014none of the hubbub of the more crowded parts can bother it," said study co-auth
Astronomers stumble upon a 'Frankenstein' galaxy - newkerala.com #89014
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
none of the hubbub of the more crowded parts can bother it," said study co-author Mark Seibert from Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science. It is so delicate that a slight nudge from a neighbour would cause it to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Scientists uncover rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy1382 is actually younger than the spiral disk surrounding it," study co-author
Scientists uncover rare 'Frankenstein' galaxy
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
1382 is actually younger than the spiral disk surrounding it," study co-author Mark Seibert, of the Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science, said. "It's old on the outside and young on the inside. This is like finding a tree whose... Read more
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Daily Mail
Astronomers spot 'Frankenstein' galaxy formed from other galaxiesnone of the hubbub of the more crowded parts can bother it,' said study co-auth
Astronomers spot 'Frankenstein' galaxy formed from other galaxies
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
none of the hubbub of the more crowded parts can bother it,' said study co-author Mark Seibert of the Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science, Pasadena, California. 'It is so delicate that a slight nudge from a neighbour would cause... Read more
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PhysOrg
Crop roots enact austerity measures during drought to bank waterthe flux of water and nutrients from the soil to the shoot," explains Jose Seba
Crop roots enact austerity measures during drought to bank water
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
the flux of water and nutrients from the soil to the shoot," explains Jose Sebastian, a post-doctoral fellow at the Carnegie Institution for Science, and lead author of the study. Until now, little was known about how drought and low-water... Read more
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redOrbit
Brown dwarf contains first water clouds spotted outside solar systembut this time on an extrasolar world,” said Skemer, who worked on the study alo
Brown dwarf contains first water clouds spotted outside solar system
redOrbit / Posted 15 days ago
but this time on an extrasolar world,” said Skemer, who worked on the study along with colleagues from NASA, Bucknell University, the Carnegie Institution of Washington and the Gemini Observatory. Image Credit: Joy Pollard, Gemini Observator... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New research reveals b1-integrin protein as promising therapeutic target for muscle agingwith compromised b1-integrin activity and aged muscles with insufficient amount
New research reveals b1-integrin protein as promising therapeutic target for muscle aging
News-Medical-Net / Posted 20 days ago
with compromised b1-integrin activity and aged muscles with insufficient amount of fibronectin both root causes of muscle aging. This makes b1-integrin and fibronectin very promising therapeutic targets," Fan said. Carnegie Institution for S... Read more
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Orange County Register
Study shows dramatic effects drought has had on treeshas relied on data from field testing and plot sampling to figure out how fores
Study shows dramatic effects drought has had on trees
Orange County Register / Posted 23 days ago
has relied on data from field testing and plot sampling to figure out how forests are doing. But new research from the Carnegie Institution for Science has allowed for a faster, more comprehensive look at the health of trees throughout the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Cambridge scientists have sights set on detecting life in other star systemsof scientists around the world. Other major backers include the University of T
Cambridge scientists have sights set on detecting life in other star systems
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
of scientists around the world. Other major backers include the University of Texas, the University of Arizona, the Carnegie Institution for Science, the Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute, the Australian National University, and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mysterious 'dark hydrogen' may be lurking beneath gas giant planetsheat through their dense gaseous atmospheres, as well as how their magnetic fie
Mysterious 'dark hydrogen' may be lurking beneath gas giant planets
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
heat through their dense gaseous atmospheres, as well as how their magnetic fields are conducted. Researchers from the Carnegie Institution of Washington and University of Edinburgh recreated some of the extreme conditions observed on gas... Read more
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redOrbit
What did Earth's magnetic field used to look like?from more than just two poles, according to a new study from Peter Driscoll, an
What did Earth's magnetic field used to look like?
redOrbit / Posted 28 days ago
from more than just two poles, according to a new study from Peter Driscoll, an Earth and planetary scientist from the Carnegie Institution for Science in Washington DC. Writing in the latest edition of the journal Geophysical Research... Read more
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redOrbit
Scientists develop method to predict volcanic eruptionsperiod before the explosion. “It is the proverbial calm before the storm,” stu
Scientists develop method to predict volcanic eruptions
redOrbit / Posted 28 days ago
period before the explosion. “It is the proverbial calm before the storm,” study author Diana Roman, a volcanologist at Carnegie Institution, said in a news release. “The icing on the cake is that we could also use these quiet periods to... Read more
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PhysOrg
When it comes to brown dwarfs, 'how far?' is a key questionAn illustration of parallax. Credit: Carnegie Institution for Science Brown dwa
When it comes to brown dwarfs, 'how far?' is a key question
PhysOrg / Posted 29 days ago
An illustration of parallax. Credit: Carnegie Institution for Science Brown dwarfs are sometimes called failed stars. They're stars' dim, low-mass siblings and they fade in brightness over time. They're fascinating to astronomers for a variety of... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers trace Mercury's origins to rare meteoriteflyby on Jan. 14, 2008, of Mercury’s full crescent. Credit: NASA/Johns Hopkins
Researchers trace Mercury's origins to rare meteorite
PhysOrg / Posted 29 days ago
flyby on Jan. 14, 2008, of Mercury’s full crescent. Credit: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Carnegie Institution of Washington Around 4.6 billion years ago, the universe was a chaos of collapsing gas and spinning... Read more
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The News-Herald
Paul Greenberg: In the annals of pseudosciencewas soon hopping aboard the eugenics bandwagon, among them the professional gen
Paul Greenberg: In the annals of pseudoscience
The News-Herald / Posted 30 days ago
was soon hopping aboard the eugenics bandwagon, among them the professional geneticists at the Rockefeller Foundation, the Carnegie Institution and leading members of the faculty at one university after another. If you didn’t believe in improving... Read more
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dna
Volcanoes go quiet before they erupt, says studyrestless volcanoes because of the constant seismic activity and gas and steam e
Volcanoes go quiet before they erupt, says study
dna / Posted a month ago
restless volcanoes because of the constant seismic activity and gas and steam emissions. Diana Roman, a volcanologist at Carnegie Institution for Science (CIS) in the US, working with a team of scientists from Pennsylvania State University,... Read more
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asianage
Volcanoes go quiet before they eruptrestless volcanoes because of the constant seismic activity and gas and steam e
Volcanoes go quiet before they erupt
asianage / Posted a month ago
restless volcanoes because of the constant seismic activity and gas and steam emissions. Diana Roman, a volcanologist at Carnegie Institution for Science (CIS) in the US, working with a team of scientists from Pennsylvania State University,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Volcanoes go quiet before they eruptrestless volcanoes because of the constant seismic activity and gas and steam e
Volcanoes go quiet before they erupt
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
restless volcanoes because of the constant seismic activity and gas and steam emissions. Diana Roman, a volcanologist at Carnegie Institution for Science (CIS) in the US, working with a team of scientists from Pennsylvania State University,... Read more
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New Kerala
Volcanoes go quite silent before eruption - newkerala.com #81187at recently active volcanoes could indicate a higher risk of energetic eruption
Volcanoes go quite silent before eruption - newkerala.com #81187
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
at recently active volcanoes could indicate a higher risk of energetic eruptions," said Diana Roman, Volcanologist at Carnegie Institution For Science, a US-based research organisation. The quiet periods ranged from six minutes before an... Read more
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