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Geoblogosphere weekly review (1th week of 2016, 320 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. Ontario-geofish (4 posts)
  2. JOIDES Resolution blogs (3 posts)
  3. Earthly Musings (2 posts)
  4. The GeoChristian (1 posts)
  5. James’ Empty Blog (1 posts)
  6. Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings (1 posts)
  7. Magma Cum Laude (1 posts)
  8. Real Climate (1 posts)
  9. Laelaps (1 posts)
  10. (1 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. Ontario-geofish (462 visits)
  2. JOIDES Resolution blogs (397 visits)
  3. Wooster Geologists (293 visits)
  4. Terra Central (280 visits)
  5. Mountain Beltway (267 visits)
  6. WATCH FOR ROCKS - Travels of a Sharp-Eyed Geologist (262 visits)
  7. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (245 visits)
  8. Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal (243 visits)
  9. James’ Empty Blog (232 visits)
  10. Real Climate (231 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. attention (2)
  2. line (2)
  3. Happy New (2)
  4. geologist (1)
  5. AMA (1)
  6. Horn Fossil mammals (1)
  7. government (1)
  8. Appreciated Readers (1)
  9. main building (1)
  10. secret World War (1)
Top places:
  1. Grand Canyon National Park (2)
  2. Australia (2)
  3. Butte (1)
  4. United States (1)
  5. Butler (1)
  6. American Museum of Natural History (1)
  7. Tyndall (1)
  8. Scott (1)
  9. South America (1)
  10. Algarve (1)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Devonian (2)
  2. Carboniferous (2)
  3. Triassic (1)
  4. Cambrian (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Five-Year Anniversary Edition of Wooster’s Fossil of the Week: A tabulate coral from the Devonian of northwestern Ohio

Wooster Geologists [2016-01-01 05:38:06]   recommend this post  (293 visits)
This post of Wooster’s Fossil of the Week marks five years of this feature. If you’re counting, that is 260 entries, with never a week missed. To celebrate, I’m returning to the very first fossil in the series, a beautiful [...]

Agricultural Runoff and Ohio’s Senate Bill 1

Terra Central [2016-01-01 19:10:54]   recommend this post  (280 visits)
In response to the August 2014 shutdown of Toledo’s water supply due to microcystin contamination, the Ohio legislature passed Senate Bill 1, which regulates fertilizer and manure application to farm fields. Essentially, the new regulations [...]

Friday fold: Folded Mountains Ale

Mountain Beltway [2016-01-01 13:21:18]   recommend this post  (267 visits)
My friend Eric Pyle drew my attention to this ale earlier in the week – I reckon that will do for this week’s Friday fold. Cheers! And Happy New

Living the Dream, Day 4 - Temple Butte to Tapeats

WATCH FOR ROCKS - Travels of a Sharp-Eyed Geologist [2016-01-01 02:17:52]   recommend this post  (262 visits)
ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZip! On hands and knees I crawl, slowly and deliberately, out of my tent, bones creaking and muscles aching. Why on Earth do I do this? Why do I subject myself to this torture, sleeping atop a clammy boat mattress on the cold, hard [...]

You Asked, We Answered.

JOIDES Resolution blogs [2016-01-01 13:32:02]   recommend this post  (260 visits)
We successfully completed our reddit ask me anything (AMA), which turned out to be the busiest in IODP history! 9 of us spent 2 hours debating, researching, and answering 64 questions about [...]

Everything You Need to Know About Planet Earth

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [2016-01-02 02:34:42]   recommend this post  (245 visits)
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December 2015 Re-writes The Record Books. So Does the Entire Year.

Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal [2016-01-01 23:15:17]   recommend this post  (243 visits)
December 2015 is in the record books and it was not just the warmest December on record for much of the Eastern Seaboard, it broke the old records by an amount that’s best described as incredible. This is what happens when you combine the [...]

New reason to fear highrises in earthquakes

Ontario-geofish [2016-01-01 18:08:00]   recommend this post  (241 visits)
Reference This isn't a standard bank tower problem, it's a soft-storey condo problem.  At the discontinuity, there will be high shear stress when an earthquake conducts its dynamic fling.  Everybody will be on the deck, with their bbq's and [...]

[jules' pics] Happy New Year

James’ Empty Blog [2016-01-01 21:19:00]   recommend this post  (232 visits)
To celebrate New Year, we went on a group walk from Settle to the tea shoppe in the ipsy wipsy village of Feizor. About 9.6 miles in total. ShoCKInglY it DiD NOt RAin! -- Posted By Blogger to jules' pics at 1/01/2016 [...]

Unforced variations: Jan 2016

Real Climate [2016-01-01 22:15:38]   recommend this post  (231 visits)
Happy New Year, and happy new open thread. As per usual, nuclear energy is off-topic – it’s not that it’s uninteresting, but it ends up dominating conversation to the total exclusion of everything else and just becomes repetitive [...] | Impressum