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Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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Se ha convocado el premio Paleonturología 

WeBlog Aragosaurus [18:18:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (4 visits) info
La Fundación Conjunto Paleontológico de Teruel-Dinópolis (en adelante FCPTD), la Fundación Teruel Siglo XXI y Dinópolis, con objeto de recompensar la investigación en Paleontología y darla a conocer entre los jóvenes, convocan el Duodécimo Premio Internacional de Investigación en Paleontología Paleonturología 14 que se regirá por las siguientes,BASES1ª.- Podrá presentarse a este premio cualquier trabajo de investigación paleontológica publicado en 2013 en cualquier idioma y [...]

The Incredible Arizona Monsoon of 2014 

Earthly Musings [16:40:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (4 visits) info
I can honestly say that it was the summer clouds that drew first to Arizona. Growing up in California, we had some nice clouds but nothing like the power and size of a summer desert cloud.Friend John P. forwarded this link to me - an amazing 7 minute video by Bryan Snider that captures the power and beauty of the just concluded Arizona monsoon. Check it out here. You will be amazed!In his own words:"It was incredible, epic, amazing," said Snider, a founding member of Arizona Storm Chasers who [...]

Died This Day: Louis Leakey 

Palaeoblog [16:33:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (13 visits) info

Louis and Mary Leakey From Today In Science History: Leakey (Aug 7, 1903 – October 1, 1972), an archaeologist and anthropologist, was born in Kabete, Kenya, of English missionaries parents. Leakey was [...]

AEG-BWH Meeting, September 18 

DC Geology Events [15:08:06]  recommend  recommend this post  (12 visits) info
Geologists and students: I want to personally invite you and your colleagues to the October 16, 2014 AEG-BWH meeting featuring Joe Cavey of Hayward Baker and Jim Guinther, of Whitman, Requardt & [...]

Geodiversity Charter launch - HELP PLEASE 

Geology in the West Country [11:56:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (15 visits) info
Message from the Geology Trusts:-Hopefully you are aware by now that the new Geodiversity Charter for England is going to be launched at a parliamentary briefing on Tuesday 21st October.  This is a [...]

Environmental Management Centre Research Group 

G-Soil [11:04:08]  recommend  recommend this post  (14 visits) info

Paulo Pereira Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania The Environmental Management Centre The Environmental Management Centre (EMC) was founded in 2013 at Mykolas Romeris University, [...]

Un Diplodocus en Dinamarca 

DinoAstur. Blog sobre La Costa de los Dinosaurios [10:00:16]  recommend  1 recommendations  (16 visits) info

El Museo de Zoología de Copenhague, perteneciente al Museo de Historia Natural de Dinamarca, inaugura hoy una nueva exposición que lleva por nombre “Precious Things” (Cosas preciosas). Una de las [...]

Geo-Naturpark Kalender 2015 

Netzwerk für geowissenschaftliche Öffentlichkeitsarbeit [08:49:59]  recommend  recommend this post  (14 visits) info

Der Geopark Saale-Trias-Unstrut bietet für 2015 einen geologischen Kalender an:

October 1, 2014 News [08:10:22]  recommend  recommend this post  (16 visits) info

Debris Avalanche Over Snow NASA The “Pluto Debate” Continues National Geographic Yemen: Oil and Gas Report Energy Information Administration Video: Earth Science Week Tool Kit Earth Science Week [...]

Mining Travel in Peru 

I think mining [03:12:13]  recommend  recommend this post  (17 visits) info

No posts the past few days. I have been travelling in Peru and Chile to remote mines where we work long hours and have intermittent email & internet connections. It has been fun and instructive: to examine [...]

Soils at Imaggeo: fire watch constellation 

G-Soil [00:00:51]  recommend  recommend this post  (15 visits) info

Egle Rackauskaite, Xinyan Huang and Guillermo Rein HazeLab, Imperial College London, UK Winner of the Best Fire Science Image, 11th IAFSS Symposium, Christchurch, New Zealand, 2014 Description This composite [...]

jonastone-Kundenserie: Karl Kaffenberger Architekturbüro 

Natursteine-Blog [15:39:08]  recommend  recommend this post  (12 visits) info
Und weiter geht es mit unserer jonastone-Kundenserie! Dieses Mal stellen wir Ihnen das Architekturbüro Karl Kaffenberger, das derzeit mit sechs Mitarbeitern im Odenwald ansässig und überregional [...]

5th PATA Days in Busan – abstract volume and field trip guide available for download 

Paleoseismicity [12:23:24]  recommend  recommend this post  (17 visits) info

The 5th PATA Days have been a great experience. We had lots of interesting science and discussions, great field trips, wonderful social events and a quite thoroughly insight into Korean cuisine. It was for [...]

I am now a “famous palaeontologist” … thanks to my antlers 

Sauropod Vertebra Picture of the Week [11:21:24]  recommend  recommend this post  (18 visits) info

Just over a year ago, in his write-up of the Edinburgh SVPCA, Matt included a photo of me standing in front of a Giant Irish Elk (Megaloceros), positioned so that the antlers seem to be growing out of my head. [...]

Fusilando sin piedad: Nebula Science Fiction after The Animal World 

Koprolitos [10:33:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (14 visits) info
 Autor desconocido: cartel para The Animal World, 1956John Kenneth Barr: cubierta de Nebula Science Fiction #41 (junio,

Carbon Emissions from Megacities News [09:06:50]  recommend  recommend this post  (14 visits) info
“NASA’s recently launched Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 satellite is capable of detecting the enhanced levels of carbon dioxide over the world’s largest cities and is beginning to study LA in [...]

Camarillasaurus… la historia del dinosaurio de Teruel que nadie sabe está 

WeBlog Aragosaurus [08:33:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (20 visits) info

 Cretaceous; ES,US
 El pasado 28 de Septiembre el Heraldo de Aragón publico un artículo titulado “La DGA reclama a una paleontóloga los restos de un dinosaurio único en el mundo”. El artículo escrito por Mariano [...]

Some Okeanos Explorer Dumbo Octopus Love! 

Echinoblog [06:54:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (19 visits) info

Just a bit of off-topic this week. Saw this GREAT dumbo octopus during the Atlantis II seamount dive on the Okeanos Explorer cruise this weekend and thought it was too great not to share. NMFS cephalopod [...]

Geosonnet 12 

Lounge of the Lab Lemming [00:31:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (14 visits) info
The oxidation of the atmosphere, And buffered ocean water do record Life’s radiation into a frontier. When proxies tell this tale, they are adored. While sulfur oxidation can detect Stagnation deep in [...] | Impressum