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Geoblogosphere weekly review (38th week of 2014, 379 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (12 posts)
  2. Utah Geological Survey - blog (10 posts)
  3. State of the Planet (10 posts)
  4. Netzwerk für geowissenschaftliche Öffentlichkeitsarbeit (7 posts)
  5. Sauropod Vertebra Picture of the Week (6 posts)
  6. Ontario-geofish (6 posts)
  7. Louisville Area Fossils (6 posts)
  8. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (6 posts)
  9. I think mining (5 posts)
  10. Koprolitos (5 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. State of the Planet (1021 visits)
  2. I think mining (946 visits)
  3. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (565 visits)
  4. News (520 visits)
  5. Louisville Area Fossils (404 visits)
  6. Utah Geological Survey - blog (349 visits)
  7. Ontario-geofish (327 visits)
  8. Netzwerk für geowissenschaftliche Öffentlichkeitsarbeit (316 visits)
  9. Views of the Mahantango (314 visits)
  10. (283 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. Interesting (12)
  2. 8230 (7)
  3. Science (6)
  4. summer (5)
  5. geology (5)
  6. way (5)
  7. Bárðarbunga volcano (5)
  8. time (5)
  9. people (5)
  10. Bárðarbunga (5)
Top places:
  1. United States (7)
  2. Germany (5)
  3. Iceland (4)
  4. Salt Lake City (4)
  5. Utah (4)
  6. Canada (4)
  7. Portugal (3)
  8. Pacific Ocean (3)
  9. Oklahoma (3)
  10. Australia (3)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Carboniferous (5)
  2. Jurassic (5)
  3. Devonian (4)
  4. Cambrian (4)
  5. Cretaceous (2)
  6. Ordovician (2)
  7. Neogene (2)
  8. Paleogene (1)
  9. Mesozoic (1)
  10. Triassic (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Born Liberal or Conservative? Mining via Gilbert and Sullivan.

I think mining [2014-09-19 07:16:01]   recommend this post  (745 visits)
Woke up late this morning after twelve hours sleep—seems the older I get the more I want to sleep.  Maybe it is old age or maybe riding my bicycle to work tires out the old body.  Or maybe there is something breaking down inside that the [...]

New Executive Program on Sustainable Investments in Agriculture

State of the Planet [2014-09-18 22:52:34]   recommend this post  (492 visits)
The Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment will be addressing the challenges of sustainable agricultural investment in its inaugural Executive Training Program on Sustainable Investments in Agriculture, which will be held at Columbia University [...]

Photo Essay: Open House at Lamont-Doherty

State of the Planet [2014-09-17 18:55:30]   recommend this post  (253 visits)
Bend a rock. Channel your historic 'birthquake.' Check out rocks, fossils, sediment cores and more at Lamont's Open House on Saturday, October

Hayward Baker to Provide Ground Improvement for New Atlanta Stadium Project [2014-09-19 08:24:54]   recommend this post  (237 visits)
Hayward Baker will construct their Vibro Piers(TM) foundation system at the new stadium to house the Atlanta Falcons and a new MLS team. Their holes will be 2.5 feet in diameter and 27 feet deep and filled with vibro compacted No. 57 stone. The [...]

Coral, wanted dead and alive; a brief excursion into the world of coral science

Between a Rock and a Hard Place [2014-09-15 10:55:36]   recommend this post  (226 visits)
  Today we have a guest post from Dr. Peter Tomiak who delves into the life and death of corals… I completed my undergraduate degree in Biology and Geology at the Bristol University in 2008. Subsequently I undertook a [...]

Bárðarbunga volcano daily update 17-September-2014

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [2014-09-17 18:37:56]   recommend this post  (218 visits)
This information is going to go outdated quickly. Current status in Bárðarbunga volcano at 16:36 UTC The largest earthquake in past 24 hours took place yesterday (16-September-2014) at 21:34 UTC. It had the magnitude of 5,4. The largest … [...]

The 'Spinosaurus reboot': sailing in stormy waters blog [2014-09-20 11:55:00]   recommend this post  (211 visits)
Are depictions of Spinosaurus like this now redundant? Answer: who knows? After weeks of anticipation and teased images, the 'new look' Spinosaurus has met with a sceptical reception from academics and the online palaeontology community, and [...]

Dinosaur Provincial Park 2014

Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings [2014-09-20 11:34:58]   recommend this post  (199 visits)
The Musings has been quiet again in part because I have changed jobs / cities yet again, but also with a general wind-up towards the start of teaching. This is now my third year at Queen Mary, but more importantly for me, I’m finally teaching [...]

Friday Rocks: K/T Boundary

New Stories in Stone [2014-09-15 16:34:15]   recommend this post  (188 visits)
My Friday Rocks photo shows the K/T boundary, aka the Cretaceous/Tertiary Boundary. ... [ continue

New Dinosaur Rhinorex Raises Cretaceous Quandary

Laelaps [2014-09-19 21:55:57]   recommend this post  (181 visits)
Rhinorex is an evocative name for a dinosaur. It sounds like a snarling theropod with a huge nasal | Impressum