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Geoblogosphere weekly review (51th week of 2015, 299 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. AGU Meetings (18 posts)
  2. Gunnars Geo-Blog (14 posts)
  3. Palaeoblog (9 posts)
  4. State of the Planet (9 posts)
  5. Geological Society of London blog (7 posts)
  6. JOIDES Resolution blogs (6 posts)
  7. Lusodinos- Dinossauros de Portugal (6 posts)
  8. Louisville Area Fossils (5 posts)
  9. Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) (5 posts)
  10. Koprolitos (5 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. AGU Meetings (1107 visits)
  2. Gunnars Geo-Blog (785 visits)
  3. Palaeoblog (556 visits)
  4. Lusodinos- Dinossauros de Portugal (553 visits)
  5. Geological Society of London blog (504 visits)
  6. JOIDES Resolution blogs (495 visits)
  7. Louisville Area Fossils (484 visits)
  8. State of the Planet (483 visits)
  9. Geotripper (391 visits)
  10. Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) (330 visits)


Top keywords:
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  3. San Francisco (12)
  4. time (10)
  5. Miles Traer (10)
  6. Geophysical Union Fall (7)
  7. Advent calendar (6)
  8. Door (6)
  9. Climate (5)
  10. people (5)
Top places:
  1. United States (13)
  2. San Francisco (12)
  3. Stanford (9)
  4. Paris (6)
  5. Guatemala (4)
  6. France (4)
  7. Rome (3)
  8. California (3)
  9. Italy (3)
  10. Comoros (3)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Jurassic (4)
  2. Cretaceous (3)
  3. Mesozoic (2)
  4. Cambrian (2)
  5. Triassic (1)
  6. Ordovician (1)
  7. Neogene (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Guest blog by Marta Ferrater (Uni Barcelona): Lateral Offset Quality Rating along Low Slip Rate Faults

Paleoseismicity [2015-12-14 23:10:41]   recommend this post  (222 visits)
Marta Ferrater from the Universitat de Barcelona did a lot of research on the Alhama de Murcia Fault. Her most recent paper deals with how good we can measure lateral offsets along faults which move only very slowly. This is probably of great [...]

A Visit to a Remaining Piece of America's Serengeti: A Great Valley Love Story

Geotripper [2015-12-13 05:50:00]   recommend this post  (211 visits)
Red-shouldered Hawk at entrance to the Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge Every so often, I remember what an extraordinary place I live in. It's sometimes easy to forget while dealing with the air pollution, the lingering drought, and the [...]

Technology and nature

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-12-16 00:24:24]   recommend this post  (197 visits)
Technology and nature Two things should be interconnected, technology and nature, can cooperate hopes as the rotation cycle of rain; from the source of the vast ocean, water vapor assisted hot sun, forming seed crystals in the clouds rain, and in [...]

Bohale, From Above and Below

JOIDES Resolution blogs [2015-12-13 10:12:07]   recommend this post  (193 visits)
Captain Terry told us things were going to start moving and they sure did; we were five days away from the drill site and tropical cyclone Bohale stood in our way. read

Dana's Super-Gneiss Guide to Last-Minute Geological Gifts

Rosetta Stones [2015-12-13 10:00:00]   recommend this post  (188 visits)
Whether your earth science-adoring loved one has been gnaughty or gneiss this year, I've got lots of gifts on this list that they won't take for granite! These gifts were hand-selected with the... -- Read more on

Pereginella garganica Brachiopod Fossil

Louisville Area Fossils [2015-12-13 14:22:00]   recommend this post  (186 visits)
This picture is of a Pereginella garganica brachiopod fossil at the Museo di Paleontologia at Sapienza University of Rome Italy. Creatures like this existed at the time of the Lower Cretaceous Period (Epoch Neocomian). It was found in Maiolica [...]

Abre el Museo de Ciencias Naturales de la Universidad de Zaragoza

WeBlog Aragosaurus [2015-12-13 21:36:00]   recommend this post  (185 visits)
  El viernes pasado se inauguro la exposición permanente del Museo de Ciencias Naturales de la Universidad de Zaragoza. Es el museo de nuestra universidad y además el aragosaurero José Ignacio Canudo es su director por lo que estamos [...]

John McIntosh (1923-2015)

Lusodinos- Dinossauros de Portugal [2015-12-14 01:06:00]   recommend this post  (184 visits)
 A Paleontologia de dinossauros perdeu um dos seus dóceis gigantes: John "Jack" McIntosh.A notícia é-nos dada por Dan Chure:Daniel Chure6 hrs · Vernal, UT, United States · PASSING OF JACK McINTOSH. It is with deep [...]

Cop out or tipping point?

James’ Empty Blog [2015-12-13 11:07:00]   recommend this post  (175 visits)
Jim Hansen isn't right about everything these days - this paper has rightly had a rough ride (ignoring the delusional nonsense) and I wait with interest to see what transpires. But on the Paris talks, he's pretty much right. He's worth quoting in [...]

"Brontosaurus está de volta" entre as 12 melhores histórias científicas de 2015, diz revista Discover

Lusodinos- Dinossauros de Portugal [2015-12-14 06:22:00]   recommend this post  (174 visits)
A revista americana Discover releva, todos os anos, as 100 descobertas científicas mais importantes de cada ano. Em 1997, já tinha colocado os ovos e embriões de dinossauro de Paimogo na lista. Importa salientar que estes 100 lugares refletem [...] | Impressum