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20 sep 2018

“8th ISCA CONGRESS 2018″, Frasassi (Genga – Italy)

8th ISCA Congress Frasassi / Genga – Italy Si svolgerà dal 12-18 Ottobre 2018 a Genga – FRASASSI, l’8° Congresso dell’International Show Caves Association, sono previste delegazioni da tutte le parti del mondo. The International Sh...
10 sep 2018

Scientists find stable sea levels during last interglacial

The magnitude and trajectory of sea-level change during the Last Interglacial, more specifically Marine Isotope Stage (MIS) 5e, is uncertain. To date the consensus view has been that sea-level may have been six to nine meters above
29 aug 2018

Cold climates contributed to the extinction of the Neanderthals

Climate change may have played a more important role in the extinction of Neanderthals than previously believed, according to a new study.
20 aug 2018

Hidden Earth 2018 – British Cave Research Association’s (BCRA’s) annual caving conference

The UK’s National Caving Conference and Exhibition 21-23 September 2018, Churchill, Mendip hidden-earth Online submission of Lecture, Film & Workshop Sessions is now available. Dust off those expedition log books and present your discoveries...
19 aug 2018

High Moor Caves

When I realized a few years ago that some of the hard-rock caves in North Carolina were formed by exfoliation rather than simple fracturing, I began mulling over the various kinds of caves that exist. Cave
16 aug 2018

Disponibile il Bollettino UIS di Agosto 2018 – Union International de Speleologie

In questo numero – In this edition: Editorial: From Tears, hope and success: The way we learned The President’s Column – The UIS goes International UIS Engaged in “UN Global Sustainable Development Goals” Report 2010-2013 – Education Commis...
14 aug 2018

UIS – come inviare articoli per la pubblicazione – Guide for submitting and publishing articles in the UIS Bulletin

Interessante vedere come fanno gli altri, e magari impegnamoci un pò tutti per vedere sul bollettino della UIS anche articoli di lavori italiani. Guide for submitting and publishing articles in the UIS Bulletin (version April 2018) 1 – INTRODUCTION Thi...
31 júla 2018

Predatory sea corals team up to feed on stinging jellyfish

Cave-dwelling corals in the Mediterranean can work alongside one another to catch and eat stinging jellyfish, a study reveals.
30 júla 2018

Gilley Cave Graffiti Cleaning

On July 7th, ten of us visited Gilley Cave in Virginia for the purpose of cleaning graffiti off its walls. The group was comprised of NSS Flittermouse Grotto members Dan Henry (trip leader), Janet Lyons Manning,
27 júla 2018

British Caving Library is looking for new volunteers

The British Caving Library at Glutton Bridge, which is managed by BCRA and part-funded by BCA, is looking for new volunteers to get involved. In addition to ongoing cataloguing tasks, and other general helping, we are seeking people