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Monday, 08 October 2018

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Dinosaurs, Aliens And Volcanoes: This Week’s Happenings At HMNS 

BEYONDbones [23:51:53]  recommend  recommend this post  (68 visits) info
Lecture – New Technology in Fossil Prep by David Temple Recent advances in fossil preparation have led scientists to uncover incredible detail in fossils that until now where not thought possible.   HMNS paleontologist David Temple will overview these new technologies and the amazing findings they have brought to science–including soft tissue, microscopic blood cells,

Monday Geology Picture: Tropic of Capricorn 

Georneys [22:08:19]  recommend  recommend this post  (8 visits) info
I recently traveled to Botswana, and I was delighted to find a statue marking the Tropic of Capricorn as a roadside attraction. This statue is brand new and was unveiled earlier this year. Check out this article for some more information. Here are a couple pictures of the informational signs associated with the statue:   If you ever find yourself in Botswana, please visit the statue! I enjoyed the stop … The post Monday Geology Picture: Tropic of Capricorn appeared first on Georneys.

Modelling faulting – by hand 

Earth Learning Idea [20:47:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (77 visits) info
The new ELI today is another in our 'hands' series - 'Modelling faulting – by hand; using your hands to demonstrate different fault features'. Pupils use their hands to illustrate the different types of [...]

Moving forward: Overcoming our ideas about disability in the Geosciences 

Speaking of Geoscience [16:10:50]  recommend  recommend this post  (8 visits) info
This blog is part of a series addressing issues further explored in GSA’s Pardee Session Women Rising: Removing Barriers and Achieving Parity in the Geosciences.  Attend the Women Rising session, 1:30 [...]

Using the Food We Waste in New York City 

State of the Planet [14:32:15]  recommend  recommend this post  (32 visits) info
New York’s food waste program is not perfect, but it is an excellent example of the steady progress that we are making to create a more sustainable

Los mundos prehistóricos de Walt Kelly 

Koprolitos [11:23:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (8 visits) info
A mediados de los años 30, Walter Crawford Kelly Jr (1913-73) publica en los primeros comic-books de la National (hoy DC) y se traslada a California. En enero de 1936 entra en la Disney como creador de [...]

The Palu landslides – the worst landslide disaster in five years? 

The Landslide Blog [08:49:57]  recommend  recommend this post  (134 visits) info
The Palu landslides, triggered by the Sulawesi earthquake, may have been the worst mass movement event in terms of loss of life for five years The post The Palu landslides – the worst landslide disaster in [...]

IPCC Special Report on 1.5ºC 

Real Climate [05:06:24]  recommend  recommend this post  (7 visits) info
Responding to climate change is far more like a marathon than a sprint. The IPCC 1.5ºC Special report (#SR15) has been released: The press release Frequently Asked Questions The Summary For Policy Makers [...]

Burian in fondo alla grotta 

Theropoda [17:51:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (14 visits) info
Zdenek Burian Immaginate dei prigionieri che siano incatenati, fin dalla nascita, all'interno di una caverna. I prigionieri sono immobilizzati e possono vedere solamente la parete in fondo alla grotta. [...]

IPCC 1.5 degrees of obfuscation 

Lounge of the Lab Lemming [15:42:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (159 visits) info
So, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released an important document today, allegedly demonstrating that 1.5 degrees of warming is preferable to 2 degrees, and that with an enormous about of [...]

Imaggeo on Mondays: How erosion creates natural clay walls 

GeoLog-The official blog of the European Geosciences Union [12:41:29]  recommend  recommend this post  (117 visits) info
The badlands valley of Civita di Bagnoregio is a hidden natural gem in the province of Viterbo, Italy, just 100 kilometres from Rome. Pictured here is the ‘wall,’ one of the valley’s most peculiar [...]


episcophagus [11:03:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (83 visits) info
Algunas personas me han pedido tutoriales para mis panes artesanos. Personalmente creo que las mejores referencias son los libros y vídeos de Iban Yarza, pero dado que en los últimos dos años he mejorado [...]

El yacimiento de Poyos en las XXXIV Jornadas de la SEP 

Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) [08:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (8 visits) info
Este año el tema principal de las Jornadas de Paleontologia de la Sociedad Española de Paleontología (XXXIV Jornadas de Paleontologia y IV Congresso Ibérico de Paleontologia) estaba dedicado a los [...] | Impressum