Sun cycle to flare back up in 2008 *
So, when did Earth become attractive? *
Colossal crystals discovered in cave *
Agriculture consuming world’s water * Deep-sea observatory launched *
Are volcanoes picky eaters? *
Antarctic ice may be grinding to a halt
Self-healing home may resist earthquakes
Rocks ring true at Epidaurus
16 ENERGY & RESOURCES
New standards for fuel economy proposed
Mineral resource of the month: Steel
7 A POLITICAL COMMENT ON...
Fire and Ice on Capitol Hill
G8 and other countries gather in Washington, D.C., to discuss economic solutions to global warming
Allyson K. Anderson
60 GEOLOGIC COLUMN
Plunging into the Debate on Climate Change
A call for geologists to lead the charge in educating the public and taking action to help our warming world
18 TRENDS & INNOVATIONS
A Hydrobot’s View Into the Abyss
A robot dives into the deepest sinkholes in the world
Science Infiltrates Fiction in Second Life
What’s Hot in Documentaries? Climate Change
4 FROM THE EDITOR
6 LETTERS: Perspectives
21 WHERE ON EARTH?
June 8, 1783: Laki Erupts, Killing Thousands
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