Want some fun facts and interesting snippets of science? Then you came to the right place.
While not a Ferris wheel, this EarthWord is just as magnetic an attraction...
In 2016, these five states led the pack in mineral production, accounting for about one third of the total mineral production value for the entire country.
Look, in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s...underground mineral research?
In 2016, the United States mined $74.6 billion worth of minerals, and the following five mineral commodities accounted for 68.5 percent of that value.
Today’s high-end electronics increasingly rely on mineral commodities...and research into those mineral commodities is increasingly using high-end electronics too!
Ever wondered what the difference between a rock and a mineral was? This EarthWord should cover it...
Today, Landsat shows us the evolution of the coal industry near North America & North Dakota’s Center...
Think you know which mineral Fool’s Gold is? You might be fooled...
After a wildfire is extinguished, which secondary effects can occur?
In this week's Landsat view, Landsat 5 and Landsat 8 show how significant Cambodia's deforestation has been in the last few decades.
Our image of the week is of Ethiopia’s erupting Gateway to Hell.