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A Curtin University researcher has revealed that Australia`s deadly eruptions, which occurred over 510 million years ago, were the significant reason behind the climate change that caused history`s first known mass extinction.
Scientists have said that Greenland`s shrunken ice sheet was smaller than today about 3-5,000 years ago.
Researchers have suggested that the mass extinction at the end of the Permian period, about 250 million years ago, was triggered by contemporaneous volcanic eruptions in Siberia.
Scientists have identified 15 distinct regions of Antarctica and its near-shore islands.
More earthquakes are possible to hit parts of Asia, including Japan and the Chinese border with India.
The Rockies may have been formed when a giant suction created a counter force that thrust the mountains upward.
Geologists now saying that Copernicus had invented the field of geology.
Day in Pics: 22nd December
Showbiz World - December 22, 2014
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