Archive: 08/02/2004

Retreating glaciers spur Alaskan earthquakes

In a new study, NASA and United States Geological Survey (USGS) scientists found that retreating glaciers in southern Alaska may be opening the way for future earthquakes. The study examined the likelihood of increased earth ...

Aug 02, 2004 3.5 / 5 (2) 0

URI researchers develop corrosion-resistant polymer

A new group of non-toxic, corrosion-resistant polymers developed by University of Rhode Island scientist Sze Yang will likely put a smile on the face of Erin Brockovich. The polymers are designed as a replacement for chro ...

Aug 02, 2004 4 / 5 (1) 0