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Geoblogosphere weekly review (16th week of 2015, 426 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. GeoLog-The official blog of the European Geosciences Union (16 posts)
  2. Palaeoblog (13 posts)
  3. JOIDES Resolution blogs (11 posts)
  4. Gunnars Geo-Blog (7 posts)
  5. Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) (6 posts)
  6. State of the Planet (6 posts)
  7. Geology for Global Development (6 posts)
  8. News (5 posts)
  9. WeBlog Aragosaurus (5 posts)
  10. Netzwerk für geowissenschaftliche Öffentlichkeitsarbeit (5 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. Palaeoblog (1604 visits)
  2. GeoLog-The official blog of the European Geosciences Union (1546 visits)
  3. JOIDES Resolution blogs (897 visits)
  4. Gunnars Geo-Blog (755 visits)
  5. Geotripper (709 visits)
  6. WeBlog Aragosaurus (700 visits)
  7. Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) (608 visits)
  8. Geology for Global Development (607 visits)
  9. Netzwerk für geowissenschaftliche Öffentlichkeitsarbeit (604 visits)
  10. Views of the Mahantango (533 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. General Assembly (12)
  2. EGU (11)
  3. geology (6)
  4. time (6)
  5. Interesting (5)
  6. climate (5)
  7. Blue Posters (5)
  8. way (5)
  9. Conferences (5)
  10. space (5)
Top places:
  1. Egu (14)
  2. United States (12)
  3. France (8)
  4. Vienna (7)
  5. Virginia (5)
  6. Los Angeles (5)
  7. Massachusetts (4)
  8. London (4)
  9. California (4)
  10. Switzerland (4)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Jurassic (5)
  2. Devonian (3)
  3. Paleogene (3)
  4. Triassic (2)
  5. Ordovician (2)
  6. Neogene (1)
  7. Permian (1)
  8. Quaternary (1)
  9. Ediacaran (1)
  10. Cambrian (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

NSF-funded project to upgrade the microfossil collections in the Invertebrate Paleontology collection at AMNH

WeBlog Aragosaurus [2015-04-12 12:29:00]   recommend this post  (345 visits)
The Division of Paleontology at the American Museum of Natural History is offering a small number of full-time, 8-week internships for graduate or undergraduate students in geology, invertebrate paleontology, life sciences, museum studies, or [...]

Incredible New Fossils Acquired for the Department! But...

Geotripper [2015-04-14 22:08:00]   recommend this post  (341 visits)
During our field trip last weekend, we stopped briefly at a mineral show in the Sierra foothills. I wasn't going to buy anything, but then I saw some specimens that made my jaw drop, and they were available for an incredibly low price. I couldn't [...]

Died This Day: Edward Drinker Cope

Palaeoblog [2015-04-12 15:22:00]   recommend this post  (338 visits)
Art © Mark Schultz From"What truly assured Cope's (July 28, 1840 – April 12, 1897; above right) place in the history of paleontology and even eclipsed his science was his bitter feud with Yale University paleontologist [...]

200 anni fa l'eruzione del Tambora: 2. le conseguenze politiche e sociali delle modificazioni climatiche negli anni immediatamente successivi

scienzeedintorni [2015-04-16 00:29:00]   recommend this post  (311 visits)
E veniamo al secondo post sull'eruzione del Tambora di 200 anni fa esatti. La grande perturbazione climatica dovuta all'eruzione ha inciso molto sul clima fresco che ha caratterizzato la decade 1810 – 1819, la più fredda degli ultimi 500 anni. Su [...]

Digital Sanborn access expanded to entire country

Earth Sciences and Maps Library Blog [2015-04-13 22:46:00]   recommend this post  (298 visits)
The UC Berkeley community now has access to the complete collection of Digital Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970, covering the entire United States. This purchase was made possible through the increased collections funding the Library received following [...]

Which Mammoth is Mopey Character are You?

Love in the Time of Chasmosaurs [2015-04-16 02:49:00]   recommend this post  (286 visits)
We're now two weeks from the end of the Mammoth is Mopey Indiegogo campaign I've posted about here a few times and tweeted about prolifically. In the interest of keeping promotion fresh, we've hopped on the quiz bandwagon. They're scientifically [...]

Findings from NASA’s Dawn Mission shed new light on Ceres

GeoLog-The official blog of the European Geosciences Union [2015-04-15 15:13:28]   recommend this post  (277 visits)
Scientists working on NASA’s Dawn mission revealed new findings from the spacecraft at EGU’s General Assembly. This blog post is brought to you by Nikita Marwaha, reporting on the press conference in Vienna, Austria. The very first press [...]

Eocene dike and sill in Ordovician limestone

Mountain Beltway [2015-04-16 15:01:42]   recommend this post  (261 visits)
A virtual field trip to a quarry in far western Virginia, showing anomalous igneous intrusions (a dike and a sill) of Eocene age cross-cutting early Paleozoic

Ein Geo-Naturführer erzählt

Netzwerk für geowissenschaftliche Öffentlichkeitsarbeit [2015-04-12 11:45:30]   recommend this post  (254 visits)
Naturführer im Natur- und Geopark “Mein Name ist Albert Grafe.

USEPA Releases Proposed Rule on Fracking Wastewater Treatment; Says There Will be No Costs to Industry

Mineral Law Blog [2015-04-13 20:11:50]   recommend this post  (253 visits)
On Tuesday, April 7, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (“USEPA”) published a proposed rule in the Federal Register for regulation of wastewater from unconventional oil and gas operations (“UOG”), which includes hydraulic fracturing.  [...] | Impressum