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Geoblogosphere weekly review (48th week of 2011, 602 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (20 posts)
  2. Arizona Geology (13 posts)
  3. Fachgruppe Mineralogie & Geologie Dresden (13 posts)
  4. JOIDES Resolution blogs (9 posts)
  5. Sarah at KU (8 posts)
  6. WeBlog Aragosaurus (8 posts)
  7. Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings (7 posts)
  8. Geology News (7 posts)
  9. Volcano World (7 posts)
  10. Louisville Area Fossils (7 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. News (559 visits)
  2. Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings (470 visits)
  3. Earth Sciences and Maps Library Blog (451 visits)
  4. Arizona Geology (326 visits)
  5. Sarah at KU (318 visits)
  6. Louisville Area Fossils (310 visits)
  7. Through the Sandglass (306 visits)
  8. Fachgruppe Mineralogie & Geologie Dresden (301 visits)
  9. Earth Science Erratics (293 visits)
  10. Mente et Malleo (264 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. Thanksgiving (10)
  2. António Gedeão (10)
  3. summary (7)
  4. geology-related photos (7)
  5. flickr (7)
  6. Similar Posts (7)
  7. Geology News (7)
  8. Expedition 339 (7)
  9. Daily Geology Photos (7)
  10. blog (6)
Top places:
  1. United States (7)
  2. Arizona (5)
  3. Limestone (4)
  4. California (4)
  5. Lockport (4)
  6. China (4)
  7. Irondequoit (4)
  8. Australia (4)
  9. Minnesota (3)
  10. Barcelona (3)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Cretaceous (9)
  2. Jurassic (7)
  3. Ordovician (4)
  4. Silurian (4)
  5. Triassic (4)
  6. Devonian (2)
  7. Carboniferous (2)
  8. Neogene (2)
  9. Cambrian (2)
  10. Quaternary (2)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

WEFTEC 2011 – Day 3: the beginning?

Earth Science Erratics [2011-11-20 14:15:00]   recommend this post  (293 visits)
The third in a series reporting on the Water Environment Federation’s annual technology conference. Part 1 here. Part 2 here. Monday was, for many people, the first day of the conference. That being the case, the first agenda item of … [...]


Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings [2011-11-23 11:45:20]   recommend this post  (268 visits)
There are various mounts of this giant pterosaur around the world. I’ve seen versions in Germany and Mexico and I know of a couple of others that are out there. I have even managed to get one photo on the Musings before, but usually the things [...]

xkcd Gives Insight Into Your Peronality

Earth Sciences and Maps Library Blog [2011-11-22 17:02:23]   recommend this post  (264 visits)
The webcomic xkcd, helps map geeks figure out the keys their personalities in this awesome comic about map projections. It's kind of a Cosmo quiz for map nerds: What your favorite map projection says about you Original post blogged on [...]

Well, that changes everything. Perhaps.

The Musings of a Life-Long Scholar [2011-11-24 16:43:00]   recommend this post  (259 visits)
I have heard it said that sometimes the most exciting moments in science are when you look at something and say “that’s odd!”. I had one of those moments today. I have been working on the paper from my post-doc research this week, and the [...]

Abrasive Sunday Sand

Through the Sandglass [2011-11-20 07:55:25]   recommend this post  (249 visits)
All in all, it’s been an abrasive week. No, I’m not referring to my day job, but rather an emerging theme that started with my last post on the stories of three indefatigable women and a mystery Gobi sand.

Jesus Peiro Wedding Dresses 2011

Sarah at KU [2011-11-21 08:13:00]   recommend this post  (218 visits)
Just a few of our favorite wedding dresses from Jesus Peiro 2011 collection. It’s hard to pick favorites here! Above, strapless ballgown; below, off-shoulder gown in mermaid silhouette.3/4 sleeve dress with elongated bodice and scoop neck.Dress [...]

“Curiosity” gestartet – Nächster Halt: Mars

Solscape [2011-11-26 20:03:43]   recommend this post  (199 visits)
Die NASA hat ihre neue Mars-Mission gestartet. Eine Trägerrakete vom Typ Atlas V mit dem Forschungsroboter “Curiosity” an Bord hob heute planmäßig um 16:02 Uhr MEZ vom Weltraumbahnhof Cape Canaveral im US-Bundesstaat Florida ab.Nach [...]

Earth Sciences and Map Library Closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday

Earth Sciences and Maps Library Blog [2011-11-22 16:51:51]   recommend this post  (187 visits)
The Earth Sciences and Map Library will be closed for Thanksgiving  from Thursday, November 24 through Sunday, November 27. Additionally, the library will close early, at 5pm, on Thursday, November 23.Regular semester hours will resume on [...]

Two-year old turkey

Real Climate [2011-11-22 19:55:39]   recommend this post  (183 visits)
The blogosphere is abuzz with the appearance of a second tranche of the emails stolen from CRU just before thanksgiving in 2009. Our original commentary is still available of course (CRU Hack, CRU Hack: Context, etc.), and very little appears to be [...]

Microraptor, ein Vogelräuber?

Mente et Malleo [2011-11-21 23:00:48]   recommend this post  (169 visits)
Manchmal ist das Glück den Paläontologen wirklich hold, und sie bekommen Fossilien in die Finger, welche ihnen weit mehr erzählen als andere. Ein gutes Beispiel ist der Fund der sogenannten "kämpfenden Dinosaurier". [...] | Impressum