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Geoblogosphere weekly review (6th week of 2012, 544 weeks ago)

Blogs:

Most active blogs:
  1. Geology.com News (29 posts)
  2. State of the Planet (16 posts)
  3. PALEONTOGRAFIA: Paleontologia em evidência (15 posts)
  4. Arizona Geology (14 posts)
  5. Geology News (9 posts)
  6. I think mining (9 posts)
  7. Tierra de Dinosaurios (8 posts)
  8. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (8 posts)
  9. Gunnars Geo-Blog (7 posts)
  10. Ontario-geofish (7 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. State of the Planet (669 visits)
  2. Geology.com News (662 visits)
  3. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (654 visits)
  4. Mente et Malleo (545 visits)
  5. Volcano Science And News Blog (454 visits)
  6. I think mining (403 visits)
  7. Arizona Geology (359 visits)
  8. Koprolitos (335 visits)
  9. Tierra de Dinosaurios (301 visits)
  10. Northwest Geology Field Trips (276 visits)

Topics:

Top keywords:
  1. dinosaurs (11)
  2. Energy (9)
  3. summary (8)
  4. General Earth Institute (7)
  5. Geology News (7)
  6. Daily Geology Photos (7)
  7. Volcanoes (7)
  8. blog (7)
  9. geology-related photos (7)
  10. climate change (7)
Top places:
  1. Brazil (18)
  2. Arizona (12)
  3. United States (10)
  4. Turkey (8)
  5. Canada (7)
  6. California (6)
  7. Belgium (5)
  8. North America (5)
  9. Switzerland (5)
  10. Hierro Island (5)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Cretaceous (9)
  2. Ordovician (9)
  3. Devonian (7)
  4. Quaternary (3)
  5. Carboniferous (2)
  6. Neogene (2)
  7. Paleogene (2)
  8. Jurassic (2)
  9. Cambrian (1)
  10. Paleozoic (1)

Posts:

The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Weltuntergangsszenarien - wie schnell wachen Supervulkane auf

Mente et Malleo [2012-02-02 23:37:36]   recommend this post  (347 visits)
In den Visionen von möglichen Weltuntergängen (und davon werden wir dieses Jahr sicher mehr als genug haben, bei all dem Wirbel, der um den Maya Kalender gemacht wird und noch werden wird), spielen die oft so genannten "Super"-Vulkane [...]

What Happens to All That Plastic?

State of the Planet [2012-01-31 17:14:21]   recommend this post  (326 visits)
Today Americans discard about 33.6 million tons of plastic each year, but only 6.5 percent of it is recycled and 7.7 percent is combusted in waste-to-energy facilities. What happens to all the rest of

Goldentusk - Jurassic Park Theme

Koprolitos [2012-02-03 08:18:00]   recommend this post  (264 visits)
Bajo el nombre de Goldentusk se esconde el actor y humorista Andrew Goldenberg, californiano de treinta años que se dedica a parodiar bandas sonoras de películas famosas. En este caso le traemos por aquí debido a que en mayo del año pasado le [...]

Possible Dike Intrusion at Katla Volcano, Iceland

Volcano Science And News Blog [2012-01-30 20:22:00]   recommend this post  (234 visits)
Seismographs are recording a large amount of small quakes beneath the Mýrdalsjökull glacier in Katla's caldera in the past 48 hours. Over 20 small quakes have so far hit a concentrated area, which usually indicates slow dike intrusion [...]

Is Sex Necessary?

I think mining [2012-01-29 03:38:13]   recommend this post  (225 visits)
Today was cold, mainly as a result of last night’s snow which left a wet slush on the sidewalks of the townhouse complex.  I trudged through the slush to dispose of garbage in the common shed from which it is collected at irregular [...]

Monduntergang über dem Atlantik

Mente et Malleo [2012-02-01 22:11:51]   recommend this post  (198 visits)
Monduntergänge (und Aufgänge) haben wir alle wohl schon so einige gesehen, sicher auch bei Vollmond. Erstaunlich, wie sich der Mond anscheinend verändert, wenn er sich dem Horizont nähert. Das ist auch bei diesem speziellen [...]

Glacier flood from Grímsvatn lake on Grímsfjall volcano

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [2012-01-29 00:57:46]   recommend this post  (187 visits)
It has just been announced in the news that Grímsvant glacier lake has just had an glacier flood, but this lake is in the Grímsfjall volcano caldera. This glacier flood is believed to have started yesterday around 12:00 UTC. The … Continue [...]

Descubren una nueva especie de cocodrilo: Aegisuchus witmeri.

Tierra de Dinosaurios [2012-02-01 01:02:00]   recommend this post  (183 visits)
Investigadores estadounidenses de la Universidad de Missouri y de la de Marshall University han identificado una nueva especie de cocodrilo de más de 9 metros de largo, que vivió hace 95 millones de años y sería el antecesor más antiguo de [...]

Skeiðflöt geophone is up and running

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [2012-02-01 00:20:01]   recommend this post  (180 visits)
Today I started the geophone at the farm Skeiðflöt. It is just south of Katla volcano. Some setup spikes are on the webicorder plot at the moment. But they should be clear off in the next 24 hours. Currently there … Continue reading

Pillow Lava in Washington, Part 3: The San Juan Islands

Northwest Geology Field Trips [2012-01-29 05:55:19]   recommend this post  (178 visits)
Pillow lava is exposed in several spots in the San Juans. A new page on Northwest Geology Field Trips visits two places on Lopez, one on San Juan, and one on Cypress. Please send reports and photos of other good exposures. Filed under: Geology field [...]
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