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Geoblogosphere weekly review (41th week of 2010, 901 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (53 posts)
  2. Arizona Geology (15 posts)
  3. Geology News (14 posts)
  4. ART Evolved: Life's Time Capsule (13 posts)
  5. Geopark Araripe (13 posts)
  6. Ontario-geofish (12 posts)
  7. (11 posts)
  8. Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings (10 posts)
  9. WeBlog Aragosaurus (9 posts)
  10. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (9 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. News (1332 visits)
  2. I think mining (926 visits)
  3. Paleozapping (594 visits)
  4. (536 visits)
  5. Mente et Malleo (456 visits)
  6. Dinosaur Tracking (412 visits)
  7. History of geology (407 visits)
  8. WeBlog Aragosaurus (385 visits)
  9. Northwest Geology Field Trips (298 visits)
  10. Arizona Geology (287 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. Environment (44)
  2. Coal Industry News (39)
  3. Dinosaurs (24)
  4. Mining News (17)
  5. pink dinosaur (16)
  6. blog (15)
  7. cancer (13)
  8. Pink Dinosaurs (13)
  9. earth (12)
  10. geology (12)
Top places:
  1. Portugal (14)
  2. California (12)
  3. Arizona (8)
  4. Hungary (8)
  5. United States (8)
  6. Utah (7)
  7. China (6)
  8. Washington (5)
  9. University of Texas Austin (5)
  10. Peru (5)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Cretaceous (10)
  2. Ordovician (8)
  3. Jurassic (7)
  4. Quaternary (7)
  5. Neogene (6)
  6. Paleogene (4)
  7. Mesozoic (3)
  8. Silurian (3)
  9. Permian (2)
  10. Triassic (2)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Mine Blasting Memories, Chesa-Sticks, and Sensitive European Caps NXbursT

I think mining [2010-10-07 20:53:51]   recommend this post  (849 visits)
The more “popular” this blog becomes, the greater the number of e-mails I receive that extol products and mines and that ask that I write about them on this blog.   Maybe popular is not the correct description of this blog—maybe [...]

El dinosaurio que tenía 15 cuernos

Paleozapping [2010-10-04 12:07:00]   recommend this post  (532 visits)
Dos especímenes de dinosaurios parientes de Triceratops fueron hayados en Utah (E.E.U.U). El primero de ellos, Utahceratops gettyi poseía un cuerno grande sobre la nariz y lo asemejaba a un rinoceronte con cabeza desproporcionada. El otro, [...]

Kolontár-Dammbruch in Ugarn - Rotschlamm aus einem Aluminiumwerk

Mente et Malleo [2010-10-06 22:13:25]   recommend this post  (419 visits)
    Lage des Rotschlammlagers Am 4. Oktober 2010 brach um 12:25 Uhr nahe des im westliche Ungarn gelegenen Ortes Kolontár der Damm eines Deponiebeckens einer Aluminiumhütte und rund 700 000 Kubikmeter ätzender [...]

Gorosaurus—That Other Giant Monster Dinosaur

Dinosaur Tracking [2010-10-04 16:17:53]   recommend this post  (340 visits)
The trailer for Destroy All Monsters, featuring Gorosaurus (mistakenly called Baragon due to a change in filming plans). Without a doubt, Godzilla is the most famous giant monster dinosaur around, but among the many supporting monsters that appeared [...]

The Hungarian mining accident - images of the failure of the impounding embankment [2010-10-06 01:04:51]   recommend this post  (324 visits)
The image of this failed bauxite tailings dam is very tragic and the pictures of the impact to the local town are very sad. But one thing that struck me about this particular image is how it appears that the failure occurred at the corner of the [...]

Field excursion to the giant Capricorn Creek debris flow, Lillooet River valley, British Columbia

Northwest Geology Field Trips [2010-10-09 08:47:56]   recommend this post  (298 visits)
    Terry Spurgeon has contributed another field trip to this website. This one visits the distal deposits of the August 6, 2010 Capricorn Creek debris flow, one of the largest observed in Canada’s history. This flow initiated high [...]

Forensic entomology - History and Archeology

History of geology [2010-10-08 21:28:00]   recommend this post  (295 visits)
That all kinds of insects and their offspring feed and live on corpses was noted already in ancient times. "Stay at distance, you, that possess jaws to gnaw!" is one of the inscriptions in the Egyptian "Book of the Dead", intended to ban the beetle [...]

GeoCommons site relaunch

Earth Sciences and Maps Library Blog [2010-10-06 20:56:30]   recommend this post  (287 visits)
GeoCommons, a great source for global GIS data, has relaunched its website. The new site boasts a wealth of new features including: a single search box for data and maps, pre-made maps, export to shapefile, KML for Google Earth, and CSV and other [...]

Toxic Waste Reservoir Bursts in Hungary News [2010-10-08 01:13:14]   recommend this post  (284 visits)
Approximately one million cubic meters of red toxic sludge was released in Hungary after an aluminum plant’s waste reservoir burst on Monday, October 4th. Three villages near the plant were flooded, leading to four deaths and 120 injuries thus [...]

First human settlements in Eurasia

WeBlog Aragosaurus [2010-10-04 14:15:00]   recommend this post  (272 visits)
Muchos de nuestros electores sabrán que la anterior exposición internacional se celebro en Zaragoza (España), lugar que es la sede principal de nuestro grupo Aragosaurus. Lo que no conocéis es que nuestra aragosaurera Gloria Cuenca va a [...] | Impressum