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Geoblogosphere weekly review (5th week of 2013, 633 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (22 posts)
  2. The Dragon’s Tales (18 posts)
  3. JOIDES Resolution blogs (13 posts)
  4. Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) (9 posts)
  5. Tierra de Dinosaurios (8 posts)
  6. Arizona Geology (7 posts)
  7. Ontario-geofish (7 posts)
  8. Geology News (7 posts)
  9. Louisville Area Fossils (7 posts)
  10. Mountain Beltway (7 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. News (1504 visits)
  2. The Dragon’s Tales (908 visits)
  3. JOIDES Resolution blogs (692 visits)
  4. Speaking of Geoscience (637 visits)
  5. Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings (582 visits)
  6. James’ Empty Blog (564 visits)
  7. Sauropod Vertebra Picture of the Week (554 visits)
  8. Through the Sandglass (528 visits)
  9. Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) (479 visits)
  10. Louisville Area Fossils (469 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. Continue (18)
  2. time (12)
  3. people (10)
  4. energy (9)
  5. Earth (8)
  6. Geology (7)
  7. way (7)
  8. Climate Change (6)
  9. News (6)
  10. Earthquakes (6)
Top places:
  1. Brazil (18)
  2. United States (16)
  3. United Kingdom (9)
  4. Arizona (9)
  5. Turkey (7)
  6. Washington (6)
  7. Colorado (5)
  8. Alaska (4)
  9. Australia (4)
  10. Spain (4)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Silurian (4)
  2. Cambrian (4)
  3. Jurassic (4)
  4. Devonian (4)
  5. Cretaceous (3)
  6. Permian (2)
  7. Paleogene (2)
  8. Triassic (1)
  9. Neogene (1)
  10. Ordovician (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Vandalism is an inadequate word

Through the Sandglass [2013-01-29 16:38:09]   recommend this post  (528 visits)
There is something of a mystery, an historical debate, about who exactly caused the burning of the great Library at Alexandria. There is, however, no mystery about who torched the library in Timbuktu. Some years back, while researching the

Berlin Sauropods

Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings [2013-01-27 21:01:04]   recommend this post  (487 visits)
As briefly mentioned before, I’m just back from a week long trip to Berlin and the Museum fur Naturkunde (better, but now incorrectly known as the Humboldt museum). The last time I was there was around 2007 and the main dinosaur hall was empty [...]

Lemaire Channel, Port Lockroy, and Neko Harbour

Speaking of Geoscience [2013-01-29 18:21:50]   recommend this post  (421 visits)
15 January 2013: Lemaire Channel, Port Lockroy, and Neko Harbour This was an epic day: scenery, history, and whales. The sun had been up for hours by the time we turned out on deck to marvel at famous Lemaire Channel. The Akademik Ioffe plowed [...]

Stratigraphy and paleoenvironments of the Soeginina Beds (Paadla Formation, Lower Ludlow, Upper Silurian) on Saaremaa Island, Estonia (Senior Independent Study Thesis by Richa Ekka)

Wooster Geologists [2013-01-28 20:37:40]   recommend this post  (351 visits)
Editor’s note: Senior Independent Study (I.S.) is a year-long program at The College of Wooster in which each student completes a research project and thesis with a faculty mentor.  We particularly enjoy I.S. in the Geology Department because [...]

Male Earthquake- Intensity VII - IX မလယ္ငလ်င္- ျပင္းအား ၈ - ၉

Tint Lwin Swe [2013-01-27 16:44:00]   recommend this post  (333 visits)
မလယ္၊ စပါယ္နဂို။မလယ္ငလ်င္ စတင္ရာအရပ္ႏွင့္ အနီးဆံုးအရပ္သည္ ဧရာဝတီျမစ္အေနာက္ကမ္းက [...]

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New Stories in Stone [2013-02-02 08:03:52]   recommend this post  (328 visits)
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A Spring-Fed Lake on Mars? News [2013-01-27 18:05:40]   recommend this post  (325 visits)
The McLaughlin Crater on Mars is about 57 miles in diameter and about 1.4 miles deep. Researchers believe that it may have once been filled with water supplied by

Benchmarking Time: Mount Terrill, Fish Lake Plateau, Utah

Magma Cum Laude [2013-01-27 20:51:32]   recommend this post  (319 visits)
The next benchmark in my collection is another from Fish Lake in Utah. This is one of my favorite places to do field work, despite the fact that quite a bit of it is vertical and I was cursed with a malfunctioning set of knees. Occasionally I do [...]

[jules' pics] glowing rock

James’ Empty Blog [2013-01-29 06:11:00]   recommend this post  (310 visits)
It turns out that bubbling rock [Volcanoes National Park] is a lot hotter than bubbling water [Yellowstone National Park]. The former is apparently 2000C! I feel quite stupid for not realising there is such a big difference. It is quite weird (see [...]

Book Review: Zombie Tits, Astronaut Fish, and Other Weird Animals, by Becky Crew

Sauropod Vertebra Picture of the Week [2013-01-27 01:19:21]   recommend this post  (301 visits)
Back at the end of November I learned about the existence of Becky Crew’s new book. At the time it was not available stateside, but I wrote to Becky and asked for a review copy, and she kindly had her press guy send me one. I am finally [...] | Impressum