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Geoblogosphere weekly review (37th week of 2017, 197 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. Florian Beckers Vulkan-Blog (9 posts)
  2. State of the Planet (6 posts)
  3. Koprolitos (5 posts)
  4. James’ Empty Blog (4 posts)
  5. Geology in the West Country (4 posts)
  6. BEYONDbones (4 posts)
  7. Ontario-geofish (3 posts)
  8. Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) (3 posts)
  9. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (3 posts)
  10. Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal (3 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. Paleoseismicity (721 visits)
  2. Florian Beckers Vulkan-Blog (476 visits)
  3. Earth & Solar System (280 visits)
  4. Louisville Area Fossils (269 visits)
  5. Oakland Geology (247 visits)
  6. (245 visits)
  7. Gunnars Geo-Blog (244 visits)
  8. DC Geology Events (238 visits)
  9. AGU Meetings (222 visits)
  10. Geology in the West Country (218 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. Vulkanausbrüche: aktuelle Nachrichten und Infos (6)
  2. Climate (4)
  3. Erdbeben: aktuelle Nachrichten und Fakten (3)
  4. Animación (3)
  5. by Anne (2)
  6. climate science (2)
  7. Education (2)
  8. General Earth Institute (2)
  9. climate change (2)
  10. Bárðarbunga (2)
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      Pygmy Sperm Whale Ear Bone Fossils

      Louisville Area Fossils [2017-09-05 06:29:00]   recommend this post  (254 visits)
      This image is of pygmy sperm whale (family Kogiidae) ear bone fossils on display at Mace Brown Museum of Natural History (August 2017). They date to the Late Miocene Epoch (about 11-5.3 million years ago), Neogene Period. The fossils were found in [...]

      An early look at the Fan

      Oakland Geology [2017-09-04 17:03:45]   recommend this post  (247 visits)
      Lots of people love old photographs of familiar places, or old landmarks when they were new. I love old photos of Oakland because they show the land before it was paved over and/or forested. The early California photographer Carleton Watkins was [...]

      Special Issue in QI – Quaternary Earthquakes: Geology & Palaeoseismology for Seismic Hazard Assessment

      Paleoseismicity [2017-09-05 10:00:55]   recommend this post  (247 visits)
      Dear friends and colleagues, We are happy to announce that our Special Issue from the 2015 PATA Days in Fucino is finally published in Quaternary International. This wonderful workshop commemorated the centenary of the 1915 Fucino Earthquake, and we [...]

      Papers on harbours & archaeoseismology in the Med [2017-09-05 11:57:39]   recommend this post  (245 visits)
      While compiling the monthly paper round-up, I will of course miss some publications. This may be because I was in the field when the papers were published, because I don’t have an alert for the journals, or because my alerts didn’t include the [...]

      Carl Sagan Unveils the Pale Blue Dot

      Gunnars Geo-Blog [2017-09-05 18:24:00]   recommend this post  (244 visits)

      Report on the Camerino 2017 INQUA Field Trip to the Central Apennine fault system

      Paleoseismicity [2017-09-04 11:07:06]   recommend this post  (241 visits)
      Report on the International Field Trip “From 1997 to 2016: three destructive earthquakes along the Central Apennine fault system”, 19th-22nd July 2017, Italy Website: ( including program and abstracts, [...]

      GSW 1521: Rifts and the extrusive rocks within them

      DC Geology Events [2017-09-03 00:56:43]   recommend this post  (238 visits)
      The Geological Society of Washington founded 1893 WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2017 MEETING 1521 MICHAEL RYAN, The Magma Physics Project Columnar jointing mechanics in three dimensions CHUCK BAILEY, The College of William & Mary Normal faulting and [...]

      5th International Colloquium on Historical Earthquakes, Paleoseismology, Neotectonics and Seismic Hazard, 11-13 October, 2017, Hannover, Germany

      Paleoseismicity [2017-09-09 18:40:29]   recommend this post  (233 visits)
      The 5th International Colloquium on Historical Earthquakes, Paleoseismology, Neotectonics and Seismic Hazard will be held from 11-13 October, 2017, in Hannover, Germany at the Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR). Deadline: [...]

      Sampling mantle rocks with the Oman Drilling Project – Part 2

      Earth & Solar System [2017-09-04 11:20:41]   recommend this post  (231 visits)
      This blog post was written by Elliot Carter, who is currently on board a ship somewhere in the Pacific Ocean, taking part in the Oman Drilling Project. You can read Elliot’s first post about the project here, and follow the … Continue reading [...]

      Discovery of boron on Mars adds to evidence for habitability

      AGU Meetings [2017-09-05 18:08:03]   recommend this post  (222 visits)
      The discovery of boron on Mars gives scientists more clues about whether life could have ever existed on the planet, according to a paper published today in Geophysical Research Letters, a journal of the American Geophysical | Impressum