mountains

  • Himalayan disaster explained

    Researchers believe fatal flash flood caused by landslide, not glacial lake outburst.

    A devastating flood last week on the upper reaches of the Rishi Ganga River, in India’s northern state of Uttarakhand...

    Climate February 15, 2021
  • Rain really can move mountains

    Himalayan study describes dramatic impact of erosion.

    Plate tectonics tends to dominate the common view of the formation of mountains: where two plates meet, rock is pushe...

    Earth October 17, 2020
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    Lessons from climbing the highest mountains

    Mountaineering helps think laterally in the lab.

    Climbing the world's highest mountains may seem worlds away from a lab, but not for cardiologist Dr Nikki Bart. The U...

    ASC Edits June 17, 2020
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