Tagged: caves

Prehistoric wine discovered in inaccessible caves forces a rethink of ancient Sicilian culture - Guest Work

Guest Author Feb 15, 2018

Davide Tanasi, University of South Florida This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. Monte Kronio rises 1,300 feet above the geothermally active landscape of southwestern Sicily. Hidden in its bowels is a labyrinthine system of caves, filled with hot sulfuric vapors. At lower levels, these caves average 99 degrees Fahrenheit and … Read More

Scientist at work: I’ve dived in hundreds of underwater caves hunting for new forms of life - Guest Work

Guest Author Jan 16, 2018

Tom Iliffe, Texas A&M University. This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. Maybe when you picture a university professor doing research it involves test tubes and beakers, or perhaps poring over musty manuscripts in a dimly lit library, or maybe going out into the field to examine new crop-growing techniques or animal-breeding … Read More