Examples of Earth offerings:
the dynamic nature of our planet. Every two weeks, Earth and Climate Events reports the latest volcano and earthquake activity and weather happenings around the globe. Data visualizations show how the planet's physical realms change over time and how humans make an impact. Feature stories explore current
research on Earth processes, introduce leading
Earth scientists at work today, and highlight innovative technologies that probe the planet.
PETM: Unearthing Ancient Climate Change
The Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum (PETM), as this ancient global warming event is known, lasted upwards of 170,000 years and had dramatic impacts on living things both on land and in oceans. What does it mean for today?