Newly identified continent Zealandia faces a battle for recognition
Who knew that finding hidden continents was a trend? Researchers now say they've confirmed the existence of Zealandia, a giant land mass (roughly two thirds the size of Australia) hiding in the Pacific Ocean -- as you might guess, New Zealand is its...
Geologists make the case for a new continent, dubbed Zealandia, found largely submerged beneath the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
Fri 24 Feb 17 from ScienceNews
Geologists think it should be part of an eighth continent: Zealandia
Fri 17 Feb 17 from TIME
Fri 17 Feb 17 from Phys.org
Almost entirely submerged, Zealandia meets all the criteria to be considered a continent, say researchers.
Fri 17 Feb 17 from BBC News
This mostly submerged world should be recognized alongside Africa, Australia and others, argue some researchers.
Thu 16 Feb 17 from Nature News
Who knew that finding hidden continents was a trend? Researchers now say they've confirmed the existence of Zealandia, a giant land mass (roughly two thirds the size of Australia) ...
Sun 19 Feb 17 from Engadget
Geologists propose listing a new continent called ‘Zealandia’ in the southwest Pacific even though it’s 95% under water
An area the size of the Indian subcontinent is distinct enough to constitute a separate continent, a new paper suggests.
Fri 17 Feb 17 from ZME Science
A lost continent that sunk 100 million years ago has been discovered underneath New Zealand.
Fri 17 Feb 17 from FOXNews
Science The way we categorize things is actually important Does it really matter if Pluto is a planet or if there are eight continents instead of seven? Yes. Yes it does.
Fri 17 Feb 17 from Popular Science
The island nation of New Zealand may be the tiny chunk of a massive continent that lurks mostly under the Pacific Ocean, new research suggests.
Fri 17 Feb 17 from Livescience