Geology science by Victor E. Camp, "Plume-modified mantle flow in the northern Basin and Range and southern Cascadia back-arc region since ca. 12 Ma," was covered by Newsweek.
Geology science by Kohei Tanaka and colleagues, "Exceptional preservation of a Late Cretaceous dinosaur nesting site from Mongolia reveals colonial nesting behavior in a non-avian theropod," was covered by New Scientist and the Daily Mail.
Geology science by Matthew Chojnacki and colleagues, "Boundary condition controls on the high-sand-flux regions of Mars," was highlighted by EarthSky.
GSA Today science by Patricia L. Corcoran and colleagues, "An anthropogenic marker horizon in the future rock record," was discussed in Forbes.
Geology science by Christopher H. Kremer and colleagues, "A widespread olivine-rich ash deposit on Mars," was covered by LiveScience and Fox News.
GSA Bulletin science by Brian D. Collins and Mark E. Reid, "Enhanced landslide mobility by basal liquefaction: The 2014 State Route 530 (Oso), Washington, landslide," was covered by New Atlas.
A new GSA Special Paper edited by Karsten Piepjohn, Justin V. Strauss, Lutz Reinhardt, and William C. McClelland, Circum-Arctic Structural Events: Tectonic Evolution, was highlighted as an NSF top story.
Geology science by Calvin J. Anderson and colleagues, "Natural solid-state ion conduction induces metal isotope fractionation," was covered by National Geographic.
Geology science by A. Drouard and colleagues, "The meteorite flux of the past 2 m.y. recorded in the Atacama Desert," was covered by LiveScience.
Geology science by Aaron J. Cavosie and Christian Koeberl, "Overestimation of threat from 100 Mt–class airbursts? High-pressure evidence from zircon in Libyan Desert Glass," was covered by multiple outlets, including Yahoo! News UK, Forbes, LiveScience, and Fox News.
Geology science by P.G. Albert and colleagues, "Evidence for a large-magnitude eruption from Campi Flegrei caldera (Italy) at 29 ka," was covered by Newsweek.
Geololgy science by Farid Saleh and colleagues, "Orbital control on exceptional fossil preservation," was covered by Eos.
Geological Society of America Bulletin science by Yani Najman and colleagues, "Spatial and temporal trends in exhumation of the Eastern Himalaya and syntaxis as determined from a multitechnique detrital thermochronological study of the Bengal Fan," was covered by Eos.
Geology science by Tore Grane Klausen and colleagues, "The largest delta plain in Earth's history," was covered by Eos and the New Scientist.
Geology science by Byron R. Parizek and colleagues, "Ice-cliff failure via retrogressive slumping," was covered by Yahoo! News Canada and the CBC.
Geology science by Fernando Tornos and colleagues, "Do microbes control the formation of giant copper deposits?," was covered by Eos.
Geology science by Camille Thomas and colleagues, "Recycling of archaeal biomass as a new strategy for extreme life in Dead Sea deep sediments," was covered by LiveScience and Scientific American.
Geology science by Brian R. Pratt and Julien Kimmig, "Extensive bioturbation in a middle Cambrian Burgess Shale–type fossil Lagerstätte in northwestern Canada," was covered by LiveScience and Yahoo! News Canada.
Geology science by Adriana Dutkiewicz and colleagues, "Sequestration and subduction of deep-sea carbonate in the global ocean since the Early Cretaceous," was covered by Cosmos Magazine and Newswise.
GSA Today science by Erin K. Bessette-Kirton and colleagues, "Landslides Triggered by Hurricane Maria: Assessment of an Extreme Event in Puerto Rico," was covered by AGU's Landslide blog.
Geology science by G. Everett Lasher and Yarrow Axford, "Medieval warmth confirmed at the Norse Eastern Settlement in Greenland," was covered by CNN, UPI, Quartz, and Earth.com.
Geology science by Farid Saleh and colleagues, "Orbital
control on exceptional fossil preservation," was covered by The Economist.
Geosphere science by Paul R. Hernandez and colleagues, "Role
modeling is a viable retention strategy for undergraduate women in the geosciences," was covered
Geology science by Timothy A. Goudge and colleagues, "Incision
of paleolake outlet canyons on Mars from overflow flooding," was covered by the Yahoo! News.
Geology science by Louise Farquharson and colleagues, "Alaskan
marine transgressions record out-of-phase Arctic Ocean glaciation during the last interglacial,"
covered by the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.
GSA Today science by Daniel Soeder and Douglas Kent, "When
oil and water mix: Understanding the environmental impacts of shale development," was covered by
the HazMat Magazine.
Geology science by G. Racki and colleagues, "Mercury
enrichments and the Frasnian-Famennian biotic crisis: A volcanic trigger proved?," was covered by
p. 25 of its Sept/Oct. 2018 issue.
Lithosphere science by S.U. Jänecke and colleagues, "Durmid
ladder structure and its implications for the nucleation sites of the next M >7.5 earthquake on the
Andreas fault or Brawley seismic zone in southern California," was covered by EARTH on p. 32 of its
Sept/Oct. 2018 issue.
Geology science by J.A. Mulder and colleagues, "Rodinian
devil in disguise: Correlation of 1.25–1.10 Ga strata between Tasmania and Grand Canyon," was
covered by Newsweek,
Scientist, and MSN
GSA Bulletin science by Shu-Zhong Shen and colleagues, "A
sudden end-Permian mass extinction in South China," was covered by Newsweek.
Geology science by Matthew J. Genge, "Electrostatic
levitation of volcanic ash into the ionosphere and its abrupt effect on climate," was covered by LiveScience
and Yahoo! News.
Geology science by Ashton F. Flinders and colleagues, "Seismic
evidence for significant melt beneath the Long Valley Caldera, California, USA," was covered by Newsweek
Lithosphere science by Susanne Jänecke and colleagues, "Durmid
ladder structure and its implications for the nucleation sites of the next M >7.5 earthquake on the
Andreas fault or Brawley seismic zone in southern California," was covered by several local TV
10 News, and KESQ,
and by the Daily
Geosphere science by N. McMillan and colleagues, Direct
measurement of advective heat flux from several Yellowstone hot springs, Wyoming, USA, was covered
on 5 June.
Geology science by A.K. Behrensmeyer and colleagues, The
Oltulelei Formation of the southern Kenyan Rift Valley: A chronicle of rapid landscape transformation
last 500 k.y., was picked up by UPI
on 16 March.
Geology science by Morelia Urlaub and colleagues, Diatom
ooze: Crucial for the generation of submarine mega-slides?, is covered by a 13 Feb. AGU
Landslide Blog post and by LiveScience
Geology science by L. Zhang and colleagues, Deccan
volcanism caused coupled pCO2 and terrestrial temperature rises, and pre-impact extinctions in northern
is covered in National
Geographic (7 Feb.).
Geosphere science by A.U. Gold and colleagues, Spatial
skills in undergraduate students—Influence of gender, motivation, academic training, and childhood play,
covered in the Boulder Daily
Geology science by M.S.Delucia and colleague, Thermochronology
links denudation of the Great Unconformity surface to the supercontinent cycle and snowball Earth,
covered by Eos
Geology science by D.L. Schutt and colleagues, Moho
temperature and mobility of lower crust in the western United States, is covered in Newsweek
Geology science by A.R. Nordsvan and colleagues, "Laurentian
crust in northeast Australia: Implications for the assembly of the supercontinent Nuna," is covered
Guardian (19 Jan.), Yahoo!
News (22 Jan.), the New
York Daily News (22 Jan.), and Smithsonian
Geology science by R.M. Pollyea and colleagues, "Geospatial
analysis of Oklahoma (USA) earthquakes (2011–2016): Quantifying the limits of regional-scale earthquake
mitigation measures," is covered by Newsweek
News (1/12), and Tulsa
Geology science by T.M. Gibson and colleagues, "Precise
age of Bangiomorpha pubescens dates the origin of eukaryotic photosynthesis," is highlighted on LiveScience
(27 Dec.) and Yahoo! News
Geology science by S.M. Drake and colleagues, "Discovery
of a meteoritic ejecta layer containing unmelted impactor fragments at the base of Paleocene lavas,
Skye, Scotland," was covered on 14 Dec. by the International
Business Times, 15 Dec. by Newsweek and
the Argyll Free Press, and
by the Mirror.
Geology science by V. Levin and colleagues, "Seismic
evidence for a recently formed mantle upwelling beneath New England," has been covered extensively,
including articles by the Boston
Hampshire Public Radio, USA
Today and Yahoo!
Geology science by G. Swindles and colleagues, "Climatic
control on Icelandic volcanic activity during the mid-Holocene," is covered by a 30 Nov. The
Economist article and by Scientific
American on 21 Dec., and by NPR
and Yahoo! News on
Geology science by V. Levin and colleagues, "Seismic
evidence for a recently formed mantle upwelling beneath New England," is covered by a 30 Nov. Newsweek
Feb. 2007 GSA Today science by R.J. Davies and colleagues, "Birth
of a mud volcano: East Java, 29 May 2006," is discussed in an October 2017 National
Geographic News article.
GSA Today science by Jean-Daniel Stanley and Pablo L. Clemente, "Increased
Land Subsidence and Sea-Level Rise are Submerging Egypt’s Nile Delta Coastal Margin," is covered by
Today and discussed in the National Geographic blog "Water
Geology science by J.E. Tierney and colleagues, "A
climatic context for the out-of-Africa migration," is covered in New
Scientist and the International
GSA Bulletin science by K. Williscroft and colleagues, "Extensive
Cretaceous methane seepage, Ellef Ringnes Island, Canadian High Arctic," is covered by the Washington
Geology science by David S. Jones and colleagues, "A
volcanic trigger for the Late Ordovician mass extinction? Mercury data from south China and Laurentia,"
covered by the BBC,
International Business Times, and Yahoo!
The GSA Today Groundwork article by Jaap H. Nienhuis and colleagues,
"A New Subsidence Map for
published online ahead of print, received heavy news coverage, including articles in Yahoo!
Time Magazine, the Boston
Times-Picayune, and LiveScience,
and in the print edition of EARTH (p. 41).
Geology science by Thomas A. Hegna and colleagues, "Pyritized
in situ trilobite eggs from the Ordovician of New York (Lorraine Group): Implications for
reproductive biology," is covered in EARTH
(p. 21 of the May/June 2017 issue).
The GSA Today science article by Nick Mortimer and colleagues, "Zealandia:
Earth's Hidden Continent," which received heavy news coverage when it was first posted online, is
on the Open
Mind blog and in articles by the Daily
Herald, and Reader's
GSA Today science by Giovanni Muttoni and Dennis V. Kent,
"A Novel Plate
Scenario for the Genesis and Sealing of Some Major Mesozoic Oil Fields," is covered in EARTH (p.
20 in the May/June 2017 issue).
Geology science by Jun Yang and colleagues, "Persistence
of a freshwater surface ocean after a snowball Earth," is covered in New
Geology science by Kathleen C. Benison, "Gypsum
gravel devils in Chile: Movement of largest natural grains by wind?," is covered by The
New York Times, The
News, The Weather Channel,
GSA Today science by Patrick A. Burkhart and colleagues, "Savor
the Cryosphere," is covered by LiveScience,
FOX Montana, the Associated
Press wire service, the Seattle
Times, the Washington
Post, the Jakarta
Globe, Sin Embargo, Science
World Report, the New
York Post, the Weather
Nature Network, and the India
Geology science by S.L. Rathburn and colleagues, "The
fate of sediment, wood, and organic carbon eroded during an extreme flood, Colorado Front Range, USA,"
covered by Yahoo News
Geology science by Sami Nabhan and colleagues, "Biogenic
overgrowth on detrital pyrite in ca. 3.2 Ga Archean paleosols," is covered in a March/April 2017
article in EARTH.
Geology science by Elan J. Levy and colleagues, "Pore
fluids in Dead Sea sediment core reveal linear response of lake chemistry to global climate changes,"
covered by the Jerusalem
The GSA Today article, "Increased
Land Subsidence and Sea-Level Rise are Submerging Egypt’s Nile Delta Coastal Margin," by Jean-Daniel
Stanley and Pablo L. Clemente, is discussed in the International
Business Times, Quartz
Scene, the Daily News Egypt (20
Jan. 2018), and Bloomberg News (25 Jan.
The GSA Today article, "Zealandia:
Earth's Hidden Continent," by Nick Mortimer and colleagues, has been covered
including articles in the Daily
Mail (UK), Nature,
Geographic, Time, CNN,
Today, BBC News, Washington
Post, NPR, and the ScienceNews print edition, 18 Mar. 2017, p. 11, and online,
and was named one of the 17
most amazing moments in science by CTV News.
Geology science by M.J. Genge and colleagues, "An
urban collection of modern-day large micrometeorites: Evidence for variations in the extraterrestrial
through the Quaternary," published online in December, is covered by ABC
news Australia, Nature
World News, Wired,
New York Times and
Geology science by A.D. Czaja and colleagues, "Sulfur-oxidizing bacteria prior to the Great Oxidation Event from the 2.52 Ga Gamohaan
Formation of South Africa," is covered by Science Magazine, and Science World Report
Geology science by J.M. Pownall and colleagues, "Rolling open Earth’s deepest forearc basin," is covered by
Nature World News and Science World Report
Explorer 8 Nov., covered Geology science by Sami Nabhan and
colleagues, Biogenic overgrowth on
detrital pyrite in ca. 3.2 Ga Archean
A 17 Nov. Eos
article covers GSA Bulletin science, "Emergence and evolution of Santa Maria Island (Azores)—The conundrum of uplifted
revisited," by R.S. Ramalho and colleagues.
Geosphere science by Scott P. Hippensteel, "Carbonate rocks and American Civil War infantry tactics," was covered by Discovery News.
Open-access Geology science by Thomas R. Knott and colleagues, "Mid-Miocene
record of large-scale Snake River-type explosive volcanism and associated
subsidence on the Yellowstone hotspot track: The Cassia Formation of Idaho, USA," published online
print on 7 March 2016, was covered by Science News, the Statesman Journal, the Casper Star Tribune, the Elko Daily Free Press, The Christian Science Monitor, and Discovery News.
Open-access Geology science by Fukashi Maeno and colleagues, "Morphological
evolution of a new volcanic islet sustained by compound lava flows,"
published online ahead of print on 24 Feb. 2016, was covered by the Daily Mail (UK).
The Geology article, "The oldest Pinus and its preservation by fire," by Howard J. Falcon-Land
colleagues, published online ahead of print on 7 Mar. 2016, was covered by Science, Discovery News, the Daily Mail (UK), and BBC
Geology science by S.E. Grasby and colleagues, "Early
Triassic productivity crises delayed recovery from world's worst mass extinction," is covered
Geology science from 2010 by Noah J. Finnegan and colleagues,
"Coupling of rock uplift and river incision in
Namche Barwa–Gyala Peri massif, Tibet," has recently been covered by LiveScience and Yahoo!
Geology science by M. Barham and colleagues, "The
answers are blowin' in the wind: Ultra-distal ashfall zircons, indicators of Cretaceous super-eruptions
eastern Gondwana," is covered in New
Geology science by Nigel J.F. Blamey et al., "Paradigm
shift in determining Neoproterozoic atmospheric oxygen," is covered in The
Scotsman, the Washington
Post, and the Daily
Geology science by Aaron J. Cavosie et al., "Transformations
to granular zircon revealed: Twinning, reidite, and ZrO2 in shocked zircon from Meteor
(Arizona, USA)," is covered by Space
Geology science by Sharon A. Newman et al., "Insights
into cyanobacterial fossilization in Ediacaran siliciclastic environments," is covered in Eos.