Lucas Van Wyk Joel

Lucas Van Wyk Joel is a science journalist who grew up playing in the dirt and collecting rocks. Now he writes about those things, and the rest of the planet, too.

All Stories by Lucas Van Wyk Joel

  1. Earth

    Earth’s oldest known earthquake was probably triggered by plate tectonics

    Billion-year-old rocks in South Africa hold evidence for the onset of plate tectonics early in Earth’s history.