News by tag Geology

05.04.2017
Traces of three strong ancient earthquakes are found in the Altai

Scientists have found traces of three ancient earthquakes in the Altai. Their power was no less than the 2003 Chui earthquake.

11.08.2016
NSU started cooperation with the Floating University

NSU Geologists became participants of the Arctic Floating University expedition and spent nearly a month on board of the research ship «Professor Molchanov». The member of the expedition, the paleomagnetologist Nikolai Mikhaltsov, told about the uneasy work on Novaya Zemlya and further plans for cooperation with the Floating University

12.07.2016
Geologists have determined the mechanism of formation of mantle sulfides

Employees of the Institute of Geology and Mineralogy SB RAS and the Novosibirsk State University, have experimentally determined the mechanism of formation of sulfides in the Earth's mantle. Experimenters have proved that mantle sulfides can be formed under the influence of ephemeral sulfur-containing fluids on ultrabasic mantle rocks