Three-dimensional reconstructions enable virtual exploration of pits on the Moon.
Large caves near the Moon’s equator maintain a temperate, stable daily temperature around 17°C.
Scientists analyzing cave formations in Turkey find layers of soot and charcoal in stalagmites, revealing that humans—and their fires—occupied caves thousands of years ago.
Terrestrial caves offer scientific and engineering insights and serve as testing grounds for future forays by humans and robots into caves on other worlds.
The Czech Republic’s Hranice Abyss is more than twice as deep as researchers thought.
Científicos encuentran nuevos extremos mientras investigan el ciclo del carbono en el agujero azul de Yongle.
Scientists find new extremes as they research carbon cycling in the Yongle blue hole.
Belgian paleoclimatologists study a fast-growing stalagmite to glean insight into seasonal climate from centuries past.
Oxygen isotope ratios in cave deposits reflect past climates, but interpreting these data is not straightforward. A new study explores what these ratios really tell us.
Sediments dug up from sea caves help reconstruct past climate, contributing to better storm predictions.