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Geoblogosphere weekly review (23th week of 2010, 811 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (36 posts)
  2. Geology News (23 posts)
  3. EPOCA Arctic Campaign 2010 (20 posts)
  4. Hunza Landslide Monitoring (14 posts)
  5. Arizona Geology (13 posts)
  6. Laelaps (11 posts)
  7. Geotripper (9 posts)
  8. Eruptions (9 posts)
  9. Palaeoblog (8 posts)
  10. About Geology (8 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. News (836 visits)
  2. The Lisbon Structural Geologist (593 visits)
  3. Daily Fossil (369 visits)
  4. Hunza Landslide Monitoring (306 visits)
  5. Tetrapod Zoology (294 visits)
  6. (293 visits)
  7. Dinosaur Tracking (250 visits)
  8. Un Geólogo en apuros (243 visits)
  9. Arizona Geology (231 visits)
  10. Hypo-theses (222 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. Geology (32)
  2. spillway (18)
  3. blog (15)
  4. erosion (15)
  5. barrier lake (13)
  6. dinosaurs (12)
  7. fossils (10)
  8. graph (10)
  9. inflow (10)
  10. images (10)
Top places:
  1. China (13)
  2. United States (11)
  3. Mexico (9)
  4. Clark (9)
  5. North America (8)
  6. California (8)
  7. Ny-Ålesund (8)
  8. Europe (7)
  9. France (7)
  10. Guatemala (7)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Cretaceous (14)
  2. Jurassic (7)
  3. Neogene (7)
  4. Quaternary (5)
  5. Cambrian (4)
  6. Silurian (4)
  7. Ordovician (4)
  8. Paleogene (3)
  9. Carboniferous (3)
  10. Devonian (3)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Finding the missing puzzle pieces!

Daily Fossil [2010-05-31 15:51:00]   recommend this post  (321 visits)
        Another week is complete, but don’t worry—there’s still plenty of fossils to be found! The beautiful weather was a good sign for this week’s prosperity. On Monday, whilst the fossil crew was [...]

No relation with geology... but too important and too good to ignore!

The Lisbon Structural Geologist [2010-06-04 14:20:00]   recommend this post  (321 visits)

Everyday stuff amid sunny hot weather

The Lisbon Structural Geologist [2010-06-04 13:38:00]   recommend this post  (272 visits)
Left - Cape S. Vicente SW of Portugal (view from North)I have been without posting for a while now (since I have returned from the Vienna EGU meeting) but I will now resume my blogging activity. It has been a rough period with a lot to do.I am [...]

Huge Sinkhole over 30-stories Deep Opens in Guatemala City [2010-06-01 21:47:17]   recommend this post  (269 visits)
Tropical Storm Agatha that hammered Guatemala over the weekend also was likely a catalyst in the final collapse of a massive 60-ft wide by 300-ft deep sinkhole in Guatemala City. The sinkhole swallowed up part of a three story building but [...]

BP: Top Kill Failed to Stop Oil Leak News [2010-05-30 01:45:46]   recommend this post  (244 visits)
Doug Suttles, BP’s chief operating officer, announced that their “top kill” attempt to plug the leaking oil well in the Gulf

Geología Práctica: Cuencas neógenas, tectónica reciente y evolución del relieve. 44ª Edición

Un Geólogo en apuros [2010-06-01 19:17:06]   recommend this post  (232 visits)
Del 14 al 18 de Julio de 2010 se celebrará en la Universidad de Verano de Teruel el curso “Geología Práctica: Cuencas neógenas, tectónica reciente y evolución del relieve. 44ª Edición” de 40 horas lectivas y con cinco salidas de [...]

In which the Conakry Monster carcass leads to a digression on 'tubercle technology'

Tetrapod Zoology [2010-05-30 15:42:00]   recommend this post  (230 visits)
Yet another 'sea monster carcass' was brought to my attention recently (thanks Paul), and in the interests of tradition and of bringing it to a wider audience I thought I should include it here (I'm very late to the party: Cryptomundo discussed [...]

U.K. Applicants Vie for Outdated Brontosaurus

Dinosaur Tracking [2010-06-04 15:54:33]   recommend this post  (221 visits)
The National Showcaves Center in Wales has put its “Brontosaurus” (the outdated name for an Apatosaurus) up for grabs, but who will go home with it is still up in the air. Late last month the park announced that its collection of [...]

Elsevier's 'article of the future' vision Internals [2010-06-02 10:59:00]   recommend this post  (218 visits)
Elsevier has presented their vision of the 'article of the future' at the CELL website where a short video introduces some new features for future web journals.The first striking detail is a tabbed menu on top of the article which allows to navigate [...]

Geology Teachers in England – An Endangered Species

Hypo-theses [2010-06-02 00:46:30]   recommend this post  (203 visits)
If Geology Teachers were a species, then in England they would have just had their ‘Red List’ status upgraded from VU vulnerable to EN endangered – a high risk of extinction in the wild. There are only two universities where [...] | Impressum