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Geoblogosphere weekly review (28th week of 2014, 389 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (14 posts)
  2. Arizona Geology (9 posts)
  3. Utah Geological Survey - blog (7 posts)
  4. Netzwerk für geowissenschaftliche Öffentlichkeitsarbeit (6 posts)
  5. BEYONDbones (6 posts)
  6. State of the Planet (6 posts)
  7. Koprolitos (6 posts)
  8. Ontario-geofish (5 posts)
  9. Dogeng Geology (5 posts)
  10. Geology in the West Country (5 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. News (726 visits)
  2. State of the Planet (671 visits)
  3. Geology for Global Development (548 visits)
  4. Arizona Geology (535 visits)
  5. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (521 visits)
  6. Geowaves (442 visits)
  7. Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings (428 visits)
  8. Geology in the West Country (393 visits)
  9. (386 visits)
  10. Ontario-geofish (377 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. Interesting (12)
  2. 8230 (6)
  3. miles (6)
  4. number (5)
  5. Time (5)
  6. way (5)
  7. Dongeng Geologi (5)
  8. people (4)
  9. Earth (4)
  10. Geological Society (4)
Top places:
  1. Japan (6)
  2. United States (6)
  3. California (5)
  4. Utah (5)
  5. Berlin (4)
  6. Rome (3)
  7. India (3)
  8. Peru (3)
  9. New York (3)
  10. China (3)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Cretaceous (3)
  2. Devonian (2)
  3. Quaternary (2)
  4. Paleogene (2)
  5. Ordovician (2)
  6. Neogene (1)
  7. Permian (1)
  8. Triassic (1)
  9. Jurassic (1)
  10. Carboniferous (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

What Geology Has to Say About Global Warming

State of the Planet [2014-07-11 21:00:51]   recommend this post  (498 visits)
The most important lessons drawn from geology are that the earth’s climate can change radically and that the pace of change can be rapid. The precision of measurement is currently too poor to give an exact answer to a critical question, At what [...]

GUEST BLOG: Hydrogeology & WASH Conference – What can hydrogeologists contribute to safe water supply and poverty reduction?

Geology for Global Development [2014-07-07 11:00:18]   recommend this post  (340 visits)
Last month GfGD provided two small bursaries to allow Victoria Gill (Aberdeen University) and Mike Rose (Camborne School of Mines) to attend a conference on Hydrogeology and WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) at the Geological Society of London. [...]

Crux Subsurface Wins Two 2014 DFI Awards [2014-07-11 09:38:53]   recommend this post  (260 visits)
Congratulations to Crux Subsurface, Inc. on winning the Deep Foundation Institute's (DFI) 2014 Outstanding Project Award (OPA) and the 2014 C. William Bermingham Innovation Award for their Sunrise Powerlink Project in California. The project [...]

Uncertainty level declared at Katla volcano

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [2014-07-09 00:41:06]   recommend this post  (241 visits)
Today (8-July-2014) a uncertainty level was declared at Katla volcano. This means that people should be aware of the activity that is now taking place in Katla volcano. The most dangerous areas at the moment are the glacier … Continue reading [...]

Flugsaurier 2015: Portsmouth, UK

Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings [2014-07-11 14:12:34]   recommend this post  (230 visits)
Way back in 2001 the first real symposium dedicated solely to pterosaurs (rather than a subset of another conference) was convened in Toulouse thanks largely to the organisation of Eric Buffetaut. By all accounts it was a success and spawned the [...]

Really, again? You’ve got to be fucking kidding me!

The Bite Stuff [2014-07-10 23:08:36]   recommend this post  (218 visits)
I honestly don’t think I can write any more on how bad Alan Feduccia’s “science” is on the subject of bird origins than I already have, here. Briefly, Dr. Alan Feduccia has teamed up with earstwhile companion in quackery [...]

Update at 21:27 UTC on earthquake activity in Katla volcano

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [2014-07-07 23:27:58]   recommend this post  (218 visits)
This is a short update on what is now taking place in Katla volcano. This information might go outdated quickly after it is being written. Currently the earthquake activity in Katla volcano is increasing. However there are no … Continue [...]

Geodiversity Charter for England

Geology in the West Country [2014-07-08 12:21:00]   recommend this post  (213 visits)
Download here (6MB)This charter has been developed and is endorsed by the English GeodiversityForum. It aims to widen understanding of the importance of geodiversity and theinfluence it has in our daily lives and in shaping the natural and built [...]

London Zoo

Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings [2014-07-08 21:38:52]   recommend this post  (198 visits)
This review is a very long time coming given how many times I have visited this place over the years. In addition to many childhood trips, I worked as a volunteer keeper here at weekends for several years and as a result know the place fairly [...] | Impressum