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Geoblogosphere weekly review (13th week of 2015, 404 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. Gunnars Geo-Blog (11 posts)
  2. State of the Planet (10 posts)
  3. Palaeoblog (9 posts)
  4. Arizona Geology (9 posts)
  5. Netzwerk für geowissenschaftliche Öffentlichkeitsarbeit (6 posts)
  6. Lusodinos- Dinossauros de Portugal (6 posts)
  7. Rohstoff Blog (6 posts)
  8. Geotripper (5 posts)
  9. News (5 posts)
  10. I think mining (5 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. Geotripper (974 visits)
  2. Arizona Geology (894 visits)
  3. Gunnars Geo-Blog (887 visits)
  4. State of the Planet (762 visits)
  5. I think mining (704 visits)
  6. Palaeoblog (693 visits)
  7. Lusodinos- Dinossauros de Portugal (675 visits)
  8. GeoLog-The official blog of the European Geosciences Union (609 visits)
  9. Liberty, Equality, Geology (479 visits)
  10. Laelaps (469 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. Geology (10)
  2. time (7)
  3. Allgemein (6)
  4. earth (6)
  5. Interesting (5)
  6. Equality (5)
  7. Arizona (5)
  8. Liberty (5)
  9. World (5)
  10. couple (4)
Top places:
  1. United States (14)
  2. Europe (7)
  3. Arizona (7)
  4. Portugal (7)
  5. United Kingdom (6)
  6. Germany (5)
  7. Egu (5)
  8. Australia (4)
  9. California (4)
  10. North America (4)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Jurassic (6)
  2. Triassic (5)
  3. Cretaceous (5)
  4. Quaternary (3)
  5. Devonian (3)
  6. Paleogene (2)
  7. Permian (2)
  8. Ordovician (2)
  9. Cambrian (1)
  10. Neogene (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Peru get $1 million from the USA to combat illegal gold mining

I think mining [2015-03-25 04:50:42]   recommend this post  (378 visits)
As a US taxpayer I am at loss to understand how $1 million dollars can be sent to Peru to deal with illegal mining.  Here is a link to one report on the US taxpayer-funded largesse.  The report notes: The U.S. Department of State awarded US$1 [...]

Work to Begin on the Ferguson Slide on Yosemite Highway 140

Geotripper [2015-03-22 05:22:00]   recommend this post  (294 visits)
The problem with a lot of beautiful national parks in mountain landscapes is that they lie in mountain landscapes. The rugged terrain is subject to landslides, and my favorite nearby park, Yosemite, is no exception. The park has four entrances, [...]

GeoEd: Lessons from the EGU 2014 GIFT Workshop

GeoLog-The official blog of the European Geosciences Union [2015-03-27 15:28:35]   recommend this post  (259 visits)
Today’s GeoEd post is brought to you by Susan Tate, an 8th grade teacher from Michigan in the USA. Susan attended the GIFT workshop held during the General Assembly last year.  The GIFT programme offers primary school to high school teachers [...]

One of the Most Astounding Viewpoints in America: At the Outer Ring of Hell (but not really)

Geotripper [2015-03-25 01:05:00]   recommend this post  (257 visits)
A place not to missed. That's what I have to say about Dante's View in Death Valley National Park. And if you ever get there, don't just stand in the parking lot. Short walks in several directions offer even better views of the incredible landscape [...]

Driving Through the Most Dangerous Plate Boundary in the World: A New Blog Series

Geotripper [2015-03-27 23:13:00]   recommend this post  (255 visits)
Source: adapted from National Park Service and R. J. Lillie. 2005, Parks and Plates Before I get accused of "cable-newsing/click-baiting" with my choice of a headline, I'll amend it to say "Driving through the most dangerous kind of [...]

Knowing More about the Geology with the Appalachians through North Georgia Cabin Rentals

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-03-22 13:11:09]   recommend this post  (249 visits)
Kilimanjaro will lie upon a tectonic line intersection 80km. east of the tectonically active Rift Valley. The activity which created this stratovolcano goes less than a million many the central ash pit on Kibo, the greatest volcanic centre, may be [...]

Dinosaur Whiskers?

Laelaps [2015-03-28 02:21:50]   recommend this post  (247 visits)
Every day I’m home, I’m surrounded by cats. The clowder is rarely more than a few feet away

Open Data in the UK

Digital Geography [2015-03-26 01:12:55]   recommend this post  (245 visits)
The Ordnance Survey is UK’s mapping agency and frequently releases free datasets. Their OpenData policy is quite progressive compared to Germany’s and they’ve recently published some fresh datasets that anyone can use. All you need [...]

Master and PhD Programs in Paleontology

Lusodinos- Dinossauros de Portugal [2015-03-22 14:37:00]   recommend this post  (241 visits)
Do you want to study PALEONTOLOGY in Portugal? Master and PhD Programs available at Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de [...]

Submarine Paleoseismology Workshop at ETH Zurich, 16-18 July 2015 [2015-03-23 10:58:32]   recommend this post  (234 visits)
From 16-18 July, 2015, an interesting workshop will be held at ETH Zurich (Switzerland): Submarine Paleoseismology – Using giant piston coring within IODP to fill the gap in long-term records of great earthquakes. Michael Strasser, one of the [...] | Impressum