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Geoblogosphere weekly review (3th week of 2014, 447 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (24 posts)
  2. Utah Geological Survey - blog (8 posts)
  3. Geowaves (8 posts)
  4. State of the Planet (7 posts)
  5. Geotripper (6 posts)
  6. Palaeoblog (6 posts)
  7. Ontario-geofish (6 posts)
  8. Geology News (6 posts)
  9. Earthly Musings (6 posts)
  10. Mountain Beltway (6 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. (1419 visits)
  2. News (723 visits)
  3. State of the Planet (658 visits)
  4. I think mining (626 visits)
  5. Wooster Geologists (488 visits)
  6. Geowaves (434 visits)
  7. Uncovered Earth (304 visits)
  8. Mountain Beltway (297 visits)
  9. Geotripper (295 visits)
  10. Through the Sandglass (275 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. University (9)
  2. time (9)
  3. flickr (7)
  4. climate change (7)
  5. way (6)
  6. Similar Posts (6)
  7. people (6)
  8. Geology News (6)
  9. Daily Geology Photos (6)
  10. Texas (6)
Top places:
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  2. University of Texas (7)
  3. California (5)
  4. Los Angeles (5)
  5. Puerto Rico (5)
  6. North America (4)
  7. Africa (4)
  8. Morocco (4)
  9. Jackson School (4)
  10. New York (4)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Cretaceous (6)
  2. Devonian (5)
  3. Jurassic (5)
  4. Carboniferous (3)
  5. Quaternary (3)
  6. Cambrian (2)
  7. Triassic (2)
  8. Neogene (2)
  9. Paleogene (1)
  10. Ordovician (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

DFI Announces Seventh Annual SuperPile Conference June 18-20, Cambridge, MA [2014-01-14 14:03:10]   recommend this post  (1395 visits)
Hawthorne, NJ (January 6, 2014): The Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) is hosting its seventh annual SuperPile conference on June 18-20, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency, Cambridge, MA. SuperPile ‘14 is a collaboration of seven DFI Technical Committees [...]

Bristol Bay & Pebble Mine: The EPA’s Decision, Right or Wrong!

I think mining [2014-01-16 03:29:40]   recommend this post  (535 visits)
The EPA’s decision about the prudence of developing the Pebble Mine or any other mine in the area of Bristol Bay is in–see this link. This blog (I/me) has been a consistent critic of the idea of developing the Pebble Mine.  In short, I [...]

Wooster’s Fossil of the Week: A crinoid-rich Lower Carboniferous siderite concretion (part II — the inside story)

Wooster Geologists [2014-01-12 06:55:16]   recommend this post  (488 visits)
  Last week’s specimen was a Lower Carboniferous fossiliferous siderite concretion from an unknown location, but likely from the Wooster area. It was donated to the department by Emeritus Geology Professor Sam Root. The concretion has [...]

Earthquake and Porn Adventure Story

Uncovered Earth [2014-01-17 21:18:54]   recommend this post  (304 visits)
Having a day off from work, and no errands to run, meant relaxing in his high rise apartment, keeping the curtains closed, his boxers off, and the HD porn of,, his favorite sex tube site, on his screen. Since being relocated for [...]

The next book

Through the Sandglass [2014-01-12 16:48:19]   recommend this post  (275 visits)
The Greek word for 'desert' is eremos from which comes 'hermit' and that is exactly what I have been for quite a while. The word is appropriate because I have been chained to the word processor and surrounded by

Website Maps the Flu, and Predicts Its Progress

State of the Planet [2014-01-13 20:18:40]   recommend this post  (244 visits)
Infectious disease experts at Columbia’s Mailman School of Public Health have launched a website that reports weekly predictions for rates of season influenza in 94 cities in the United States based on a scientifically validated system. The URL is [...]

Why Do We Run Hot and Cold on Climate Change?

State of the Planet [2014-01-12 18:00:59]   recommend this post  (243 visits)
How cold was it last Tuesday? Cold enough to convince a lot of people global warming isn’t happening. Or at least confirm their belief that it isn’t. But wait a minute: When the temperature hit 71 degrees in New York City on Dec, 22, that got a [...]

Jobs, jobs, jobs! Some interesting job offers for earthquake/tectonics people

Paleoseismicity [2014-01-12 21:45:55]   recommend this post  (235 visits)
Several interesting jobs are currently vacant for earthquake geology scientists, from PhD positions to professorships. PhD position in Durham – Earthquake dynamics in carbonatic rocks: constraints from laboratory experiments See [...]

Guest Post: Hilary Dugan – Ice as a platform for understanding lake ecosystems

GeoSphere [2014-01-13 13:16:20]   recommend this post  (214 visits)
Today we have a new guest post written by current PhD candidate and Antarctic researcher on her very fascinating field work. Actually, she wrote this post while at McMurdo station. Hilary and I have known each other since our time at Queens [...] | Impressum