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Saturday, 12 August 2017

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Geognostische Karte von Oberschlesien und den angrenzenden Gebieten, 1868 [10:14:50]  recommend  recommend this post  (142 visits) info
Geognostische Karte von Oberschlesien und den angrenzenden Gebieten : in 12 Blättern - bearbeitet von Ferdinand Roemer, 1867-1869. Im Auftr. des Königl. Preussischen

Geology/Mineralogy in the 19th century 

geo-ebooks [09:39:49]  recommend  recommend this post  (133 visits) info
Geology/Mineralogy in the 19th century

Karymsky: größere Ascheeruption 

Florian Beckers Vulkan-Blog [23:19:11]  recommend  recommend this post  (119 visits) info
Der Vulkan auf der sibirischen Halbinsel Kamtschatka hatte heute eine größere Eruption. Das VAAC Tokyo registrierte um 18.32 Uhr UTC eine Aschewolke die über 7 km hoch aufstieg. Die Asche driftete in [...]

Debunking Steve Culbreth’s “California Dinosaurs” 

Dinosaur Home - Blogs [05:50:10]  recommend  recommend this post  (44 visits) info
  A map of the Purisima Formation in California. Image from Boessenecker et al. (2014). Introduction Steve Culbreth was a former member of Dinosaur Home known for his unorthodox and controversial ideas [...]

After the Disasters that Formed the Crater Lake and Crooked River Calderas, St. Helens was Hardly a Blip...Right? Uh, Right? 

Geotripper [03:34:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (34 visits) info
Yup, perspective is everything. I've been going on for several posts about prehistoric volcanic eruptions that were pretty much unimaginable in their violence and destructiveness. The Crater Lake eruption took [...]

La Calera landslide in Colombia – a very interesting, complex failure 

The Landslide Blog [02:17:59]  recommend  recommend this post  (12 visits) info
In July the very interesting La Calera landslide near to Bogota in Colombia activated in response to rainfall, partially blocking the Rio

Conferências saem à rua 

Lusodinos- Dinossauros de Portugal [16:02:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (6 visits) info
Conferências de paleontologia do evento Dinossauros saem à Rua, este fim de semana, 12 e 13 de Agosto, organizado pelo Museu da Lourinhã e Câmara Municipal da Lourinhã.

TREINTA AÑOS... (I) ¿de buena suerte? 

episcophagus [22:56:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (4 visits) info
... y sólo iba a ser algo provisional, para sacarme un dinero mientras estudiaba. Quiero decir, siempre he dibujado. Desde niño me recuerdo con un lápiz en la mano garabateando papel. Pero jamás pensé [...]

Katla: Erdbeben M 3,0 

Florian Beckers Vulkan-Blog [10:12:17]  recommend  recommend this post  (45 visits) info
Heute gab es unter dem subglazialen Vulkan Katla auf Island wieder ein Erdbeben der Magnitude 3,0. Das Hypozentrum lag in nur 100 m Tiefe. Bisher folgte kein Schwarmbeben. Interessanter ist aber das Geschehen [...]

Wooster Geology Professor Frederick W. Cropp III (1932-2017) 

Wooster Geologists [02:40:13]  recommend  recommend this post  (42 visits) info
Professor Fred Cropp taught geology at Wooster from 1964 to 1997. He was an extraordinary teacher and, in his own words, “a cheerleader for geology”. Many, many Wooster students became geologists in [...]

Commento Paleontologico a Damasco e Giuliani (2017) “A resonance based model of biological evolution” 

Theropoda [16:23:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (31 visits) info
Non dovremmo arroccarci dentro le nostre torri d'avorio, né guardare con sospetto e preoccupazione le iniziative interdisciplinari. Niente è più salutare per la scienza che la connessione libera, arbitraria [...]

Weighing titanosaurs 

Geology in the West Country [13:20:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (7 visits) info
Patagotitan mayorum - how much did it weigh? A lot! But science needs a bit more accuracy than that, so this article discusses how to estimate the weight of the largest titanosaur found so far. And comes to [...]

Next week 14th to 20th August 2017 

Geology in the West Country [13:41:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (6 visits) info
NEXT WEEKS EVENTS  14th to 20th August 2017 The following is an extract from Bristol Geology Calendar More details can be found in the Calendar and on the web sites of the relevant Society or [...] | Impressum