Charon is present on the farthest corner of the Solar System yet it is similar to Earth.
Microscopic and laser analysis of leftover pieces of a diamond revealed important geological information.
A group of researchers map the subterranean systems of hot water and rock that collectively form the plumbing for Yellowstone's famous geysers.
The world’s oldest ocean crust is said to be 340 million years old.
You should go beyond diamonds to find some of the rarest minerals in the world. Scientists have inventoried and categorized all of Earth's rare mineral species described to date.
Scientists have made an astonishing finding. They've discovered mantle rocks with signs of life in addition to evidence of unique carbon cycling and ocean crust movement.
A team of scientists investigates the stability of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Scientists have found evidence of continental collisions in Wyoming's Teton Range dating to as early as 2.68 billion years ago.
In a recent study, researchers found that human activities generate massive amounts of plastic waste which ends up in the ocean and landmasses, and the Earth is entering an 'Age of Plastic.'
Researchers found that human made climate change may be hindering the start of the next ice age.
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has captured an "X" inscription on Pluto's icy surface.
We all know about the weather on our planet, but what about weather that occurs in the center of the Earth? Scientists have found that the temperature 3,000 kilometers below the surface of Earth is much more varied than previously thought.