Human activities rattle natural rock of Utah’s Rainbow Bridge

Utah’s iconic Rainbow Bridge hums with natural and man-made vibrations, according to a new study accepted for publication today in Geophysical Research Letters, a journal of the American Geophysical Union. The study found both natural waves in Lake Powell and induced earthquakes in Oklahoma cause the rock bridge to vibrate at different resonant frequencies.

Society's Growing Vulnerability to Natural Hazards and Implications for Geophysics Research

2010 AGU Fall Meeting – Frontiers of Geophysics Lecture Society’s Growing Vulnerability to Natural Hazards and Implications for Geophysics Research Presented by Julia Slingo DSc, OBE, Chief Scientist, United Kingdom Met Office Video Rating: 5 / 5 SOURCES: 2″ Interview on Australian TV program ‘Sunrise’ 2009 1’02” McNeil publishing history: …

Modeling Changes in Arctic Ocean Sea Ice Characteristics

Modeling Changes in Arctic Ocean Sea Ice Characteristics Journal of Geophysical Research 116: 10.1029/2011JC007004. Kwok introduces his new study by noting that near the mid-point of the last decade, simulations of Arctic Ocean sea ice characteristics produced by the climate models included in the World … Read more on CO2 …

GRC 2012 Annual Meeting Announced, Call for Papers Issued

Davis, California (PRWEB) December 13, 2011 The Geothermal Resources Council issued a call for papers today with the announcement of the world?s largest geothermal event taking place September 30-October 3, 2012, in Reno, Nevada, at the Peppermill Resort Spa Casino. Themed ?Geothermal: Reliable, Renewable Global? the Geothermal Resources Council (GRC) …