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Spain’s Lead-Lined Lakes

1 July 2013 – 12:00 |

Researchers from the University of Granada collected mountain lake sediments from Laguna de Río Seco in southern Spain that had accumulated over 10,000 years, trapping deposits from the atmosphere. In these stacks of mud, they …

Vasa’s Curious Imbalance

13 June 2012 – 20:34 |

The warship survived the first blast of wind it encountered on its maiden voyage in Stockholm Harbor. But the second gust did it in. The sinking of Vasa, on August 10, 1628, took place nowhere …