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I’ve said bits of this in various places and at various times to various people, but I don’t think I have written it down in a complete and coherent form. Actually, bits and pieces of the story have come to me at different times and in different [...]
The new activity today is 'Breaking up – classroom freeze-thaw weathering; showing how freezing and thawing can break porous rocks in the classroom'.
This activity is a classroom demonstration of the physical weathering process, freezing and [...]
New points continue to be erratic on world and USA data:April date 16 17 18 19 world daily [ 8193 9624 10021 5688 ] usa daily [ 2494 4591 3857 1891 ] Colorado plot courtesy of John Stockwell based on his code [...]
Esta semana, nuestro #FossilFriday también va dedicado a los cocodrilos. Si la semana pasada os hablábamos de #Maledictosuchus, el cocodrilo que os traemos hoy no es menos importante. La pieza que os presentamos es un cráneo fósil [...]
Die Erdbebenforschung hat es sich zum Ziel gemacht, irgendwann einmal Erdbeben vorhersagen zu können. Bisher fütterte man Computermodelle mit mathematische Algorithmen, die davon ausgingen, dass starke Erdbeben in relativ geringen Tiefen Mustern [...]
People who dedicate their life to a museum of course have a love for artifacts, specimens, etc. We also LOVE information in the many forms found in a museum: paper files, old hand-written inventory and accession books, the small paper tags [...]
COVID-19 is exacerbating some of education’s long-neglected social issues and
Birds are extraordinarily intelligent. Studies have shown that corvids and some parrots are capable of cognitive achievement comparable to those of great apes. They manufacture and use tools, solve puzzles, and plan for future needs. Futhermore, [...]
Dinosaurs on Selsey Common!
Another correspondent has brought this interesting sight near Stroud to my attention. The pictures speak for themselves.
A new paper has just been published in Applied Geomatics by Lazos et al., dealing with the use of primary geodetic data in order to assess active tectonic deformation in central and northern Greece. The article may be accessed through this [...]