Landslides

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    Road collapsed

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    Stone scree

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    Protective metal mesh 2

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    Rockslide in an alpine landscape

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    Engineering protection from landslides

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    Protective metal mesh

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Facts

  • Soil erosion

    Just like water, air and other natural elements, the soil may be considered a resource; it is, however, a non-renewable…

    A walk underground

    The longest caves in the world are in Kentucky, the caves of Mammoth...

    Can you breathe in a cave?

    One of the most common beliefs is that in caves the air is often stuffy...

  • Different plains

    In South America plains are different from North to South...

    Geothermal fields

    Zones that are characterised by a high and anomalous heat flux...

    Ice in caves

    In high mountain or high latitude environments, many caves can contain ice deposits...

  • Life at high temperature

    Rocks embedded a few kilometers below the surface are an ideal habitat too...

    Mountains on the Earth

    The different landscapes that we analysed in the previous section are distributed...

    The climate underground

    Going down deep in the Earth’s crust, the temperatures increase gradually...

  • 22 June 2017

    Soil erosion

    Just like water, air and other natural elements, the soil may be considered a resource; it is, however, a non-renewable…

    13 May 2011

    A walk underground

    The longest caves in the world are in Kentucky, the caves of Mammoth...

  • Can you breathe in a cave?

    One of the most common beliefs is that in caves the air is often stuffy...

    Different plains

    In South America plains are different from North to South...

  • Geothermal fields

    Zones that are characterised by a high and anomalous heat flux...

    Ice in caves

    In high mountain or high latitude environments, many caves can contain ice deposits...

  • 22 June 2017

    Soil erosion

    Just like water, air and other natural elements, the soil may be considered a resource; it is, however, a non-renewable…

  • 13 May 2011

    A walk underground

    The longest caves in the world are in Kentucky, the caves of Mammoth...

  • Can you breathe in a cave?

    One of the most common beliefs is that in caves the air is often stuffy...