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Researchers discover unique underwater spring, Pythia’s Oasis, with potential implications for earthquake risk in the Cascadia Subduction Zone

Researchers from the University of Washington have discovered a unique underwater spring named Pythia’s Oasis, which is located about 50 miles off Newport, Oregon. The paper detailing the discovery was published in the journal Science Advances on 25 January 2023.[0] The spring emits warm, chemically distinct fluid which is sourced 2.5 miles beneath the seafloor […]

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James Webb Space Telescope Captures Stunning Image of Uranus, Revealing Unprecedented Detail of Planet’s Unique Features

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope has captured a stunning image of Uranus, the seventh planet from the Sun. The image shows the planet’s unique atmospheric features and its dramatic ring system in unprecedented detail.[0] Thanks to the telescope’s sophisticated sensitivity, scientists can now perceive the most delicate dusty rings that were once only spotted by […]

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