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Geoblogosphere weekly review (49th week of 2015, 393 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. State of the Planet (11 posts)
  2. Palaeoblog (9 posts)
  3. Gunnars Geo-Blog (8 posts)
  4. Geological Society of London blog (7 posts)
  5. BEYONDbones (5 posts)
  6. Koprolitos (5 posts)
  7. Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal (5 posts)
  8. Ontario-geofish (4 posts)
  9. Louisville Area Fossils (4 posts)
  10. GeoLog-The official blog of the European Geosciences Union (4 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. State of the Planet (992 visits)
  2. Palaeoblog (802 visits)
  3. Liberty, Equality, Geology (697 visits)
  4. Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal (570 visits)
  5. Geology in the West Country (543 visits)
  6. Geological Society of London blog (518 visits)
  7. Gunnars Geo-Blog (507 visits)
  8. Louisville Area Fossils (447 visits)
  9. Geotripper (407 visits)
  10. Koprolitos (371 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. Climate (8)
  2. time (6)
  3. geology (5)
  4. Advent calendar (5)
  5. Door (4)
  6. Image (4)
  7. way (4)
  8. new study (4)
  9. Dec. (3)
  10. Sapienza University (3)
Top places:
  1. United States (10)
  2. United Kingdom (4)
  3. Los Angeles (4)
  4. Oklahoma (4)
  5. Switzerland (3)
  6. Paris (3)
  7. Rome (3)
  8. Fossil (3)
  9. Egu (3)
  10. Museo Di Paleontologia (3)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Jurassic (6)
  2. Cretaceous (5)
  3. Paleogene (2)
  4. Neogene (2)
  5. Cambrian (2)
  6. Quaternary (1)
  7. Permian (1)
  8. Devonian (1)
  9. Carboniferous (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Erosion is a process of stripping

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-12-05 21:05:05]   recommend this post  (458 visits)
Erosion is a process of stripping and removal of particles of soil or rock as a result of the kinetic energy in the form of water, snow, wind. Sedimentation is the amount of ground material such as silt content in the water by the flow of river [...]

Tetrodotoxin Thanksgiving

Lounge of the Lab Lemming [2015-12-03 12:41:00]   recommend this post  (303 visits)
Thanksgiving can be a tricky holiday overseas. As it is a distinctly North American holiday, anyone outside of the USA and Canada will not necessarily understand what is going on.  Before we had kids, I would take a day of annual leave on [...]

The End of Fifty Miles of Sand: The Oregon Dunes

Geotripper [2015-11-29 02:02:00]   recommend this post  (275 visits)
Or maybe, more properly, the beginning of fifty miles of sand. It's generally moving south from this point. The west coast of North America is mostly mountainous, with dramatic cliffs sloping almost directly into the sea. Where the east and south [...]

What A Cold Front!

Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal [2015-11-29 05:58:31]   recommend this post  (262 visits)
A rather incredible surface temperature chart greeted meteorologists this afternoon. An extremely sharp frontal boundary separated very warm weather from unusually cold. Behind the front, temperatures were 10-20 degrees below average, and ahead of [...]

50 Year Anniversary of Devonian Fossil Fish Find in Cleveland

Louisville Area Fossils [2015-11-29 10:56:00]   recommend this post  (250 visits)
The Cleveland Museum of Natural History is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the start of excavating fossil fishes from their area. In 1965 construction to create I-71 road connecting downtown Cleveland with its southwestern suburbs revealed a [...]

Cambrian explosion - amazing new discovery

Geology in the West Country [2015-11-29 17:38:00]   recommend this post  (245 visits)
The Journal of the Geological Society’s series of ‘Review Focus’ articles on fossil Lagerstätten continues with recently discovered fossils from Emu Bay, South Australia, which are casting new light on the early evolution of [...]

James Allen St. John: Fantastic Adventures

Palaeoblog [2015-11-29 06:30:00]   recommend this post  (240 visits)

December 3rd - Geology of Anglesey

Geology in the West Country [2015-11-29 17:43:00]   recommend this post  (238 visits)
Bath Geological Society - December 3rdThe Geology of AngleseyDave Green, GeostudiesFor years the geology of Anglesey has caused controversy amongst those studying its complex arrangement of seemingly unrelated fault blocks, particularly the status [...]

Conversations with a Climatologist

State of the Planet [2015-11-29 15:00:55]   recommend this post  (235 visits)
Tony Barnston, a scientist at the International Research Institute for Climate and Society, took a few hours out of his day and answered questions on a Reddit “Ask Me Anything”

[jules pics] Sand Dunes

James’ Empty Blog [2015-11-29 12:33:00]   recommend this post  (232 visits)
Last stop on our tour was somewhere we have managed to not visit on several occasions, due to it being a bit out of the way: Great Sand Dunes National Park. We arrived in the afternoon and stayed at the nearby lodge, which was excellent with lovely [...] | Impressum