lunedì 30 settembre 2013

NYT Science: A Quake Shakes Loose an Island

A Quake Shakes Loose an Island
By HENRY FOUNTAIN

An island that emerged in the Arabian Sea, off the Pakistani coast, after a magnitude 7.7 earthquake last week was probably created as freed methane gas pushed up a section of shallow seafloor.

Published: October 1, 2013 at 4:00AM

via NYT Science http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/01/science/quake-shakes-loose-an-island.html