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Monday, 20 October 2014

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Hiking Into Grand Gulch Utah - Cedar Mesa Sandstone and Ruins 

Earthly Musings [02:34:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (13 visits) info
 Permian,Jurassic; IT,PT,HU,AR,US,ES
Many of you will remember a hike I completed last October in southern Utah (link here). This year, a similar group of friends went into Grand Gulch, a marvelous little canyon located on Cedar Mesa. You can access the BLM web site for Grand Gulch here.I am including many photos from this six-day hike but little details on specific locations. A hike in Grand Gulch requires knowledge of changing conditions, stamina, and proper gear. It is a long ways away from help. But for those who are prepared, [...]

New Brian Cox Series Human Universe on BBC Two is Excellent. Will it air in America? 

Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal [00:53:38]  recommend  recommend this post  (11 visits) info
I was in the UK on holiday last week, and caught two episodes of Professor Brian Cox’s new series Human Universe on BBC Two. Once again, Cox was superb, and the BBC have shown that no one on the planet can match them in science programming. Hopefully BBC will air it on BBC America or perhaps they will sell it to PBS. Then again there are probably tons of illegal | Impressum