Scientists uncover huge 1.8 million km2 reservoir of melting carbon under western U.S.

Feb. 14, 2017 – New research published in Earth and Planetary Science Letters describes how scientists have used the world’s largest array of seismic sensors to map a deep-Earth area of melting carbon covering 1.8 million square kilometres. Situated under the Western US, 350km beneath the Earth’s surface, the discovered melting region challenges accepted understanding […]