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Geoblogosphere weekly review (32th week of 2010, 902 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (53 posts)
  2. Arizona Geology (16 posts)
  3. (12 posts)
  4. James’ Empty Blog (9 posts)
  5. Wooster Geologists (9 posts)
  6. JOIDES Resolution blogs (9 posts)
  7. State of the Planet (9 posts)
  8. Gunnars Geo-Blog (7 posts)
  9. The Dragon’s Tales (7 posts)
  10. Geology News (7 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. Mente et Malleo (2449 visits)
  2. News (1181 visits)
  3. El pantano del Purussaurus (The Purussaurus Swamp) (716 visits)
  4. (408 visits)
  5. Noticias de PMMV (320 visits)
  6. Tetrapod Zoology (294 visits)
  7. Eruptions (206 visits)
  8. Arizona Geology (145 visits)
  9. Dinosaur Tracking (95 visits)
  10. Love in the Time of Chasmosaurs (89 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. News (41)
  2. Energy (17)
  3. unesco (13)
  4. frontpage (12)
  5. scientists (10)
  6. google (10)
  7. blog (9)
  8. bp (9)
  9. photos (9)
  10. Gulf of Mexico (8)
Top places:
  1. Arizona (19)
  2. United States (14)
  3. Pakistan (8)
  4. Portugal (8)
  5. Mexico (7)
  6. California (7)
  7. New York (6)
  8. Colorado (6)
  9. Russia (6)
  10. Kiel (6)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Cretaceous (8)
  2. Devonian (7)
  3. Triassic (7)
  4. Paleogene (5)
  5. Carboniferous (5)
  6. Permian (3)
  7. Quaternary (3)
  8. Mesozoic (2)
  9. Neogene (2)
  10. Jurassic (2)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Satellitenbild - Waldbrände in Russland

Mente et Malleo [2010-08-05 15:02:44]   recommend this post  (2153 visits)
  Die ausgedehnten Waldbrände, die Russland und speziell die Region um Moskau in Atem halten (oder besser gesagt; den Atem rauben), sind selbst aus dem Weltraum leicht zu erkennen. Die brennenden Torfmoore und Wälder verursachen [...]

Preguntas sobre mamíferos pleistocénicos (2): El tamaño si importa

El pantano del Purussaurus (The Purussaurus Swamp) [2010-08-05 22:34:00]   recommend this post  (369 visits)
Que se hayan colocado una réplica de esqueleto de Giganotosaurus y una réplica de mamut lanudo en el mismo lugar (la plaza central del centro comercial Plaza Imperial) permite hacer una interesante comparación de tamaños.  El Mamut en la [...]

Preguntas sobre mamíferos pleistocénicos (2): El tamaño si importa (continuación)

El pantano del Purussaurus (The Purussaurus Swamp) [2010-08-06 00:42:00]   recommend this post  (347 visits)
Los vertebrados mas grandes conocidos, las ballenas, se ven liberadas de muchas limitaciones inherentes a sostener su propio peso por tratarse de animales acuáticos. Sin duda, los animales terrestres mas grandes que han existido (algunos [...]

Sheet Pile Wall SLOPE/W example problem [2010-08-01 07:54:53]   recommend this post  (332 visits)
Deep excavations usually require proper reinforcement to prevent failure. In this SLOPE/W example we illustrate how the stability of a deep excavation with a sheet pile wall can be evaluated. Features of this simulation include: the [...]

Ya acabamos en Batallones...

Noticias de PMMV [2010-08-02 20:58:12]   recommend this post  (320 visits)
El último día de Julio finalizamos la campaña de excavación de 2010 en los yacimientos del Cerro de los Batallones. El resultado, como cada año, ha sido extraordinario.leer

Triceratops - die Jugendform des Torosaurus?

Mente et Malleo [2010-08-03 16:05:40]   recommend this post  (296 visits)
   Das ist eine fürchterliche Meldung, die durch die Presse und Blogosphäre rauscht. Einer der bekanntesten Dinosaurier, der Triceratops, soll das Schicksal des Brontosaurus teilen. Denn nach einem Paper der [...]

Shale Gas: History and Future News [2010-08-07 07:23:27]   recommend this post  (290 visits)
Newsweek has an article “Shale Gas: Hope for Our Energy Future” which is interesting… but for some readers the gem of the article might be the historical details about how the horizontal drilling and hydrofracturing methods were [...]

Iowa’s Groundwater Basics News [2010-08-05 07:23:56]   recommend this post  (289 visits)
“The most frequent questions asked of the Iowa Geological Survey are about groundwater – that vital, but hidden, natural resources that supplies 80 percent of Iowans with their drinking water.” There is the reason that the IGS [...]

Statoil Wants to Join Marine Well Containment Company News [2010-08-01 16:10:19]   recommend this post  (262 visits)
The Marine Well Containment Company was launched when Exxon, Chevron, Royal Dutch Shell and ConocoPhillips pledged $250 million each to develop a rapid response group for drilling emergencies. Statoil wants to join

A new modern mammal for Madagascar

Tetrapod Zoology [2010-08-02 16:44:00]   recommend this post  (257 visits)
The fact that new, modern-day mammal species are discovered on a fairly regular basis should most definitely not be a surprise to the average Tet Zoo reader. These are not all 'cryptic species' distinguishable only on the basis of DNA: many are [...] | Impressum