Navigation Links
GEOLOGY starts 2013 with 25 new articles posted online ahead of print
Date:1/30/2013

the maintenance of rugged topography and suppression of erosion rates primarily to the presence of physically robust and chemically inert quartzites that constitute the backbone of the mountains. The low erosion rates they determine using cosmogenic isotopes are in agreement with the low erosion rates estimated for southern Africa during the late-Cenozoic using a variety of other techniques. Accumulatively, these data suggest that the coastal hinterland of the subcontinent may have experienced relative tectonic stability throughout the Cenozoic.


A sagging-spreading continuum of large volcano structure
P.K. Byrne et al., Dept. of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institution of Washington, 5240 Broad Branch Road NW, Washington, D.C. 20005, USA; and Laboratoire Magmas et Volcans, Universit Blaise-Pascal, 5 Rue Kessler, 63038 Clermont-Ferrand Cedex, France. Posted online 17 Jan. 2013; http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/G33990.1.

Gravity can cause large volcanoes to deform under their own weight. Such volcanoes can either spread outward along their underlying "basement" rocks, or they can sag downward into their basement. These deformation processes strongly affect the structural stability and eruptive behavior of the volcano. Using scaled "sand-box" simulations, P.K. Byrne and colleagues identify a continuum of deformation styles, from pure spreading to pure sagging. They explore how volcano-basement coupling and basement rigidity control the position of a given volcano along this continuum. For example, this study shows how a combination of spreading and sagging can explain many enigmatic features of Olympus Mons on Mars, the largest volcano in the Solar System. More broadly, their results can help volcano hazard studies by showing how spreading promotes, but sagging reduces, the risk of catastrophic landslides or sector collapses.


Isolation and characterizatio
'/>"/>

Contact: Kea Giles
kgiles@geosociety.org
303-357-1057
Geological Society of America
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21

Related biology news :

1. GEOLOGY returns to Naica Cave, Mexico, and extends its reach to Mercury
2. GEOLOGY speeding top science to online platform
3. GEOLOGY adds 30 new articles online
4. Geologys Mystery Interval, the Great Deepening, and the largest kill-off in Earth history
5. Geosphere: How geology, technology, modeling, and mapping see into Earths past and present
6. Sandy beaches, hydrocarbon reservoirs, tectonic tilting: Its all about geology
7. From 503-million-year-old fungi to recent earthquakes: New Geology posted ahead of print
8. Seismic zones, river deltas, landslides, fossil reptiles, and more new Geology science
9. Large, medically important class of proteins starts to yield its secrets
10. Work starts on fossil fuel free cargo ship set to transform shipping industry
11. Lets get moving: Unraveling how locomotion starts
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
GEOLOGY starts 2013 with 25 new articles posted online ahead of print
(Date:12/10/2014)... 2014 You,ve been here before: you desperately need ... your password, site key or the answer to your secret ... teacher? Today, Hoyos Labs , a ... will finally put an end to the frustration that comes ... . 1U leverages a user,s smartphone to acquire his or ...
(Date:12/10/2014)...     Jifflenow ...   Jifflenow, a leading provider ... business-to-business (B2B) events, today announced a partnership with ... communication (NFC), Bluetooth low energy (BLE), and cloud-based ... Jifflenow will integrate its meeting scheduling ...
(Date:12/3/2014)... , Dec. 2, 2014 As part of ... Inception Technologies is pleased to announce the release of ... customers to collect the workforce data that they need. ... have been left by existing readers. Many such devices ... connectivity and modern technology. Older models force users to ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):The Password is Finally Dead: Launch of 1U Mobile App Eliminates Need for All Usernames and Passwords 2The Password is Finally Dead: Launch of 1U Mobile App Eliminates Need for All Usernames and Passwords 3Jifflenow And ITN International Bring Cutting-Edge Badge Scanning Technology To B2B Events 2Jifflenow And ITN International Bring Cutting-Edge Badge Scanning Technology To B2B Events 3Inception Technologies to Release New Biometric Reader 2
... Health announced today that it will fund 22 grants ... modifications to genes that result from diet, aging, stress, ... human diseases and biological processes. The awards ... of the NIH Roadmap for Medical Research,s Epigenomics Program. ...
... Prevention Institute at Kansas State University is being honored ... Prevention Roundtable. The K-State institute,s intern program has ... award, also called the MVP2 award, as the best ... Sept. 22, in Washington, D.C. The award is ...
... Calif., September 15, 2009 -- Researchers at the ... that reactive oxygen species, such as superoxide and ... invadopodia, cellular protrusions implicated in cancer cell migration ... director of the Tumor Microenvironment Program at Burnham,s ...
Cached Biology News:NIH funds grantees focusing on epigenomics of human health and disease 2NIH funds grantees focusing on epigenomics of human health and disease 3NIH funds grantees focusing on epigenomics of human health and disease 4K-State Pollution Prevention Institute's intern program named best 2Reactive oxygen's role in metastasis 2
(Date:12/19/2014)... 19, 2014 Bina Technologies, Inc. (Bina, ... they have been acquired by Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; ... held company that provides a big data platform for ... data for the academic and translational research markets.  Bina ... will continue to focus on development of their innovative ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... Arlington, MA (PRWEB) December 18, 2014 ... products for ophthalmology and wound care. The National Eye ... has awarded LayerBio a Phase I SBIR grant to ... , Cataracts are the most common cause of vision ... cause of blindness worldwide. According to Dr. Ken Mandell, ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... The empty capsules market is experiencing growth primarily ... innovations in the empty capsules market. The fast-growing ... of the empty capsules market. , Get Full ... Report , The report will enrich both established ... gauge the pulse of the market which in ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... -- Relmada Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: RLMD), a clinical-stage company ... announced the results of its annual general meeting of ... year in Relmada,s history and it set the stage ... Sergio Traversa , chief executive officer of Relmada. "Over ... human resource and clinical development objectives that position Relmada ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Bina Technologies is acquired by Roche. 2Bina Technologies is acquired by Roche. 3LayerBio Awarded NIH Grant to Develop a Drug Delivery Device for Cataract Surgery 2Empty Capsules Market Hit to Reach $1,820 Million by 2019 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Empty Capsules Market Hit to Reach $1,820 Million by 2019 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Empty Capsules Market Hit to Reach $1,820 Million by 2019 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Relmada Therapeutics Announces Results of Annual Shareholders Meeting 2
... TEL-AVIV, Israel, October 17 TopSpin Medical,(TASE: TOPMD), ... MRI,using an IntraVascular MRI (IVMRI) catheter for the ... Ph.D., as Vice President,Clinical Affairs. Dr. Setum ... research in,the medical device industry. She has a ...
... Oct. 17 Poniard,Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PARD ... that its lead product candidate, picoplatin,has been granted ... cell lung cancer (SCLC) by the European Commission. ... Committee for Orphan Medicinal,Products (COMP) of the European ...
... GenVault announced today that,the Henry C. Witelson Ocular ... purchased a Personal Archive biosample management system.,The laboratory ... will be a critical component of the Laboratory,s,research ... as uveal,melanoma and retinoblastoma and for developing new ...
Cached Biology Technology:TopSpin Medical Appoints Cindy Setum, Ph.D., Vice President Clinical Affairs 2Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces European Commission Grants Orphan Medicinal Product Designation to Picoplatin for Treatment of Small Cell Lung Cancer 2Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces European Commission Grants Orphan Medicinal Product Designation to Picoplatin for Treatment of Small Cell Lung Cancer 3Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces European Commission Grants Orphan Medicinal Product Designation to Picoplatin for Treatment of Small Cell Lung Cancer 4McGill University Purchases GenVault's Personal Archive System to Manage Rare Cancer Samples 2
Tissue-Stat ( Tissue Adherent for Mounting Formalin-Fixed and Frozen Tissue Sections.)...
This monoclonal antibody specifically recognizes Y. pestiscapsular F1 antigen. It does not cross-react with Y. pseudotuberculosisor Y. enterocolitica....
Clarin Mounting Medium (Permanent environmentally safe mounting medium for general histology & cytology use)...
... Plus is formulated for covering tissue sections and ... soluble OR alcohol insoluble end products. ... as Fast Red or AEC that require an ... such as DAB. No heating is required prior ...
Biology Products: