Data from InSAR Norway has helped the Geological Survey of Norway learn where there are areas of significant ground movement in both natural and urban areas of Norway.
The Richat Structure, a geologic wonder viewable from space, is a striking circular feature found in the Sahara Desert in Mauritania. Also known as the Eye of the Sahara, the structure measures 40 kilometers (roughly 25 miles) in diameter. It was originally though to have been caused by a meteor […]
A magnitude 7.8 earthquake that struck the ocean near Resolution Island in the country’s Fiordland region has resulted in Southern New Zealand being twelves inches closer to the eastern coast of Australia. “Basically, it’s taken us closer to Australia,” Ken Gledhill, director of government-owned GNS Science’s “GeoNet” national earthquake monitoring […]
The Galapagos archipelago is located about 1000 kilometers to the west of Ecuador in the Pacific Ocean. It is formed by 13 main islands: Darwin, Wolf, Pinto, Marchena, Genovesa, Fernandina, Isabela, Santiago, Baltra, Santa Cruz, San Cristóbal, Floreana, as well as countless islands (that here are not mentioned). The islands […]