Vesta, an asteroid the size of Arizona, gets its own geologic map showing its history of meteorite impact craters over its billions of years of existence.
"Game of Thrones" often feels like it's set in a real world. Feed the illusion with these fascinating geologic maps created by Stanford researchers.
The Curiosity Mars rover, slowly creeping across the floor of Gale Crater, is ready to attempt its first hands-on "contact science," studying a pyramid-shaped rock known as "Jake."
Photos show a network of valleys on the surface of Mars believed to have been formed by water erosion.
Fossil pioneer Nicolas Steno is celebrated today with a geological Google doodle.
Today we talk about engineering for earthquakes, and how what we know about geology affects how structures are designed for different locations. Our guests: a structural engineer and a geologist from the USGS.
Today we're talking about engineering for earthquakes, and how what we know about geology affects how buildings and structures are designed for different locations. Our guests: A structural engineer and a geologist from the USGS.
Global warming and a host of changes caused by human industry have ushered in a new geologic epoch, geologists say.
Marine geology professor tells a conference audience that undersea mining could begin in a few years.