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Friday, 29 May 2015

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EXP-355: Thrusters Up! On the way to Mumbai, India 

JOIDES Resolution blogs [19:53:32]  recommend  recommend this post  (9 visits) info
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 IN,
Finally, Expedition 355 after completion of its eight weeks of sediment and basement coring in the Laxmi Basin (Eastern Arabian Sea), we have started our journey to the land. read

Physics - The Very Large Carbon Cycle - Part 1 

Ontario-geofish [19:48:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (7 visits) info
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I've been writing about very large Earth physics, with energies far above anything that puny Man can do.  It is the height of conceit to think we are influencing any of these things. Today's lecture is the (very) Large Carbon Cycle.  We are all totally saturated by the small carbon cycle, which is the one supposedly dooming us.  That is:  we breathe out, our breath is the equivalent of

Bogenschießen in Zeitlupe 

Gunnars Geo-Blog [18:13:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (11 visits) info
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Grand Canyon Field Institute 10-Day Colorado River Rafting Trip - Part 2 Phantom Ranch to Diamond Creek 

Earthly Musings [16:40:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (13 visits) info
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 Cambrian,Carboniferous; US,TH
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Part 2 of this 10-day Grand Canyon raft adventure begins downstream from Phantom Ranch.The angular unconformity between the Grand Canyon Supergroup (lower tilted strata) and the Cambrian-age Tapeats Sandstone. [...]

A shrinking Mercury is contracting in unexpected ways 

AGU Meetings [16:00:20]  recommend  recommend this post  (10 visits) info
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A global survey of the largest, most prominent fault scarps has revealed some unexpected wrinkles in the way Mercury has

Impact factors 

James’ Empty Blog [13:15:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (15 visits) info
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As chief executive editor of a journal (Geoscientific Model Development), I've learned how the "impact factor" is calculated. Basically it counts the number of citations a paper gets in the 2 years [...]

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Volcano Science And News Blog [09:19:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (12 visits) info
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 JP,US,
Hot on the heels of the eruption of Mt Ontake, Japan has had another eruption from one of its many active volcanoes. Mt Shindake volcano on Kuchinoerabu island erupted just hours ago, sending ash high [...]

May 29, 2015 

Geology.com News [08:10:10]  recommend  recommend this post  (19 visits) info
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 CA,US
High-Tech Photography Reveals Faded Rock ArtNational Geographic Alrosa Unearths 78.02-Carat Diamond at MirMining.com Northwest Territories Has Massive Shale Oil Potential that Could Rival the BakkenMining.com [...]

Grand Canyon Field Institute 10-Day Colorado River Rafting Trip - Part 1 Lees Ferry to Phantom Ranch 

Earthly Musings [06:19:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (23 visits) info
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 Permian,Triassic,Carboniferous; US,AU,IN
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Each year, I lead a trip for the Grand Canyon Field Institute for 10-days of rafting and exploring the Colorado River. We use the outfitter Arizona Raft Adventures (AzRA). On this years trip 14 lucky [...]

Alaska Sees Earliest 90 Degree Temperatures On Record 

Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal [01:14:33]  recommend  recommend this post  (26 visits) info
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 US
From climate.NOAA.gov today: This temperature map of Alaska shows the unusual warmth on May 23, 2015, at 2 p.m. local time in Fairbanks.  Based on NOAA’s Real-time Mesoscale Analysis data, it shows air [...]

GeoEd: I’m a Geoscientist 2015 

GeoLog-The official blog of the European Geosciences Union [17:48:09]  recommend  recommend this post  (12 visits) info
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 DE,CN
Imagine a talent show where contestants get voted off depending on their skills in their area of choice. Then imagine that this talent show is populated by geoscientists with school students voting them off [...]

Friday fold: Hayward neighbor 

Mountain Beltway [16:28:51]  recommend  recommend this post  (13 visits) info
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 US
The Friday fold is some crumpled sedimentary rock near the Hayward Fault in

What’s up? The Friday links (81) 

Paleoseismicity [14:42:41]  recommend  recommend this post  (17 visits) info
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 CL,
There are articles to read, videos to watch and positions to be found: paleoseismology of Chilean turbidites, lake sediments investigated near the North Anatolian Fault, indoor footage of the Gorkha Earthquake [...]

Punk Momma Stegosaurus 

Koprolitos [09:58:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (15 visits) info
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El artista norteamericano Joel Haas realiza esculturas de jardín a partir de chatarra, que monta, suelda y pinta para darle una nueva vida. Haas ha bautizado una de sus últimas obras como Punk Momma [...]

Panic Caused Over Supposed Imminent Earthquake In CA By Blogger Dutchsinse 

Volcano Science And News Blog [09:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (19 visits) info

 EC,US,IS,IR,GB
One of the very reasons I began my blog was to bring you no-nonsense news on geological and volcanic events, sourced with good references and links, and an attention to detail. The catalyst for this was a [...]

Moments from South Africa... 

Echinoblog [07:11:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (18 visits) info
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 ZA
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                            For the next 3 weeks I am visiting the marine invertebrate collections at the Iziko Museum in Cape Town, South Africa!    Here is one of my earlier posts [...]

Wooster’s Fossil of the Week: Petrified conifer wood 

Wooster Geologists [06:18:23]  recommend  recommend this post  (20 visits) info
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This is one of the most beautiful fossils in Wooster’s teaching collections. It is a polished section of petrified wood. It has vibrant colors and exquisite detail, as you’re about to see. [...]
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