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Geoblogosphere weekly review (29th week of 2015, 317 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. State of the Planet (8 posts)
  2. WeBlog Aragosaurus (7 posts)
  3. Koprolitos (6 posts)
  4. Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal (6 posts)
  5. Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) (5 posts)
  6. EXPEDITION LIVE! (5 posts)
  7. Geotripper (4 posts)
  8. News (4 posts)
  9. (4 posts)
  10. Theropoda (4 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal (763 visits)
  2. Geotripper (695 visits)
  3. EXPEDITION LIVE! (678 visits)
  4. WeBlog Aragosaurus (666 visits)
  5. State of the Planet (576 visits)
  6. Koprolitos (478 visits)
  7. Geology in Motion (453 visits)
  8. Paleoseismicity (444 visits)
  9. Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) (389 visits)
  10. (365 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. Pluto (7)
  2. DINOSAURS (6)
  3. Earth (6)
  4. people (4)
  5. scientists (4)
  6. Interesting (4)
  7. time (4)
  8. Jurassic World (4)
  9. frontpage (4)
  10. XIII Annual Meeting (3)
Top places:
  1. Pluto (5)
  2. New York (4)
  3. Utah (4)
  4. United States (4)
  5. New Horizons (4)
  6. United Kingdom (4)
  7. Los Angeles (4)
  8. London (3)
  9. China (3)
  10. Illinois (3)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Jurassic (8)
  2. Devonian (4)
  3. Triassic (2)
  4. Cretaceous (1)
  5. Neogene (1)
  6. Cambrian (1)
  7. Permian (1)
  8. Carboniferous (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Italy’s Database of Individual Seismogenic Sources (DISS) v. 3.2.0 now online

Paleoseismicity [2015-07-12 11:49:00]   recommend this post  (267 visits)
Great news from Italy – A new version of the Database of Individual Seismogenic Sources (DISS) is now online! A huge amount of work went into this latest release which has several important updates and a fantastic new amount of data. Our [...]

'Mini ice age' coming in next fifteen years!

James’ Empty Blog [2015-07-12 17:47:00]   recommend this post  (247 visits)
Oh no it isn't, despite what you can read in the Indescribablyoverhyped. At most, a solar min might make a detectable reduction in the warming trend. It won't cause significant cooling. It is not clear to me who is responsible for this made-up [...]

I Toured a Marble Quarry on Vancouver Island: It's almost as if they didn't want us to see the rocks

Geotripper [2015-07-14 08:05:00]   recommend this post  (244 visits)
So, I'm out on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, enjoying my vacation with Mrs. Geotripper, and we're casting about trying to figure out what to do on this 300-mile long island. I'm doing some reading and find out that there is this place called [...]

This is Why You Have Not Seen A Bunch of Images of Pluto This Weekend

Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal [2015-07-13 06:19:14]   recommend this post  (242 visits)
July 14, 2015 is going to be an important date in the history book of space exploration. At about 7:50 AM Tuesday, New York time,  the New Horizons probe will pass about 12,500 km from Pluto, and the most sophisticated set of instruments ever put [...]

Dinosaur in a Cliff

EXPEDITION LIVE! [2015-07-13 22:25:56]   recommend this post  (237 visits)
Removing the bones of long dead animals from their rocky tombs is never an easy task, but sometimes the magnitude of what we’re doing really hits home.  On May 24th we met up with our friends and colleagues at Colorado Northern Community [...]

Coastal Oceanography off North-East Greenland

Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal [2015-07-12 04:34:14]   recommend this post  (232 visits)
THIS IS A GUEST POST BY OCEANOGRAPHER ANDREAS MUENCHOW AT THE UNIV. OF DELAWARE Greenland is melting, but it is not entirely clear why. Yes, air temperatures continue to increase, but what does it matter, if those temperatures are below freezing [...]

New prediction of a "mini ice age" during the 2030's

Geology in Motion [2015-07-14 03:48:08]   recommend this post  (229 visits)
A sun without any sunspots, photo taken on July 17, 2014 2014Photo from here.I am reluctant to feature research here that hasn't been through peer-review, but it's a losing battle as prestigious groups, such as the British Royal Astronomical [...]

Gigantic Slugs in the Hoh Rainforest of Olympic National Park

Geotripper [2015-07-13 08:11:00]   recommend this post  (228 visits)
Ohmigod, ohmigod! Gigantic parasitic slugs feeding on elk! Ewww! Okay, not really. It's actually a slug, probably, maybe a Banana Slug crawling across an interpretive sign at the beginning of the Hall of Mosses Trail in the Hoh Rainforest of Olympic [...]

Copper price plummets

Arizona Geology [2015-07-12 22:59:00]   recommend this post  (226 visits)
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Pluto, at last!!

Geology in Motion [2015-07-14 21:01:05]   recommend this post  (224 visits)
The last photo of Pluto for a bit, hopefully more soon.New Horizons' should reestablish contact with earthTuesday night (7/14/2015) and begin sending 10 yearsworth of data back to earth, a process that will take 16 months.NASA image.Congratulations [...] | Impressum