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Friday, 15 March 2019

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Beyond Bones Podcast Season 2 

BEYONDbones [22:47:07]  recommend  recommend this post  (56 visits) info
Did you know that your favorite museum is making your new favorite podcast? Welcome to the Beyond Bones Podcast, a science podcast that’s all about looking beyond the bones and beyond the artifacts to explore the personal stories that inspire our collections. We’re back with Season 2, and it’s going to have more episodes and more

New York City Panel on Climate Change Releases 2019 Report 

State of the Planet [20:06:24]  recommend  recommend this post  (62 visits) info
The report lays out how climate change is already affecting New York City, and what’s needed to adapt for the

Columbia Students Join Youth Climate Strike to Demand Action 

State of the Planet [20:03:19]  recommend  recommend this post  (61 visits) info
Joining the worldwide protests, students gathered on campus to push for politicians to take large-scale climate

Want to be the author of a geology book? 

Geology in the West Country [15:52:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (2 visits) info
Author Sought I have received the following from Alison Brown, Commissioning Editor for the Crowood Press:- Dear Mr Churchard,  Please allow me to introduce myself as the Commissioning Editor at The [...]

US Runs Out of Natural Gas 

Ontario-geofish [15:19:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (55 visits) info
The definition of 'runs out' is that they must go to extraordinary measures.  You won't see any big announcements on this.  I just give it a 'good chance' that it will happen next week.  This is what I have [...]

Friday folds: two more from Oman and Chuck Bailey 

Mountain Beltway [11:38:44]  recommend  recommend this post  (34 visits) info
Friday is that special day of the week where we take a break from our hurried lives and gaze longingly at great photos of folded rocks in exotic corners of the world. Today, we return to Oman, and we say, [...]

Campi Flegrei: Schwarmbeben 

Florian Beckers Vulkan-Blog [09:42:08]  recommend  recommend this post  (61 visits) info
In der italienischen Caldera Campi Flegrei (Phlegräische Felder, Solfatara) ereignete sich heute Nacht eines der stärksten Schwarmbeben der vergangenen Jahre. Insgesamt ereigneten sich bisher 38 Einzelbeben [...]

Landslides induced by the 2010 Chile megathrust earthquake – my new paper 

The Landslide Blog [08:25:02]  recommend  recommend this post  (79 visits) info
A new study (Serey et al. 2019) of the Mw=8.8 2010 Chile megathrust earthquake indicates that it triggered a surprisingly low number of landslides. The post Landslides induced by the 2010 Chile megathrust [...]

Dealing with the fallout in Fukushima – Part 2 

SOILS MATTER, GET THE SCOOP! [07:47:08]  recommend  recommend this post  (19 visits) info
On March 11, 2011, Japan experienced the unprecedented Tohoku earthquake. It was the largest in Japan’s history, and created a massive tsunami that impacted Japan’s northeastern coast. A result of

Mining Pollution Limits Access to Clean Water in Papua New Guinea 

State of the Planet [15:53:02]  recommend  recommend this post  (59 visits) info
A new report documents the social, environmental, economic, and health impacts of gold mining in Porgera, Papua New

Tyler Ellis: Becoming a Versatile Researcher 

State of the Planet [15:50:58]  recommend  recommend this post  (63 visits) info
The Sustainability Science program is showing Tyler new ways of working with data and analyzing peer-reviewed

GeoTalk: Making their mark: how humans and rivers impact each other 

GeoLog-The official blog of the European Geosciences Union [15:01:06]  recommend  recommend this post  (60 visits) info
Geotalk is a regular feature highlighting early career researchers and their work. In this interview we speak to Serena Ceola, a hydrologist and assistant professor at the University of Bologna, Italy, who [...]

El alfabeto de animales extintos de Giulia Maidecchi 

Koprolitos [10:23:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (18 visits) info
Giulia Maidecchi es una artista nacida en 1986 en Chiavari (Italia), donde reside. Ha trabajado ilustrando numerosos libros infantiles y ha explorado el mundo de la caligrafía. También ha conseguido [...]

Bezymianny heizt auf 

Florian Beckers Vulkan-Blog [09:02:18]  recommend  recommend this post  (63 visits) info
Auf der sibirischen Halbinsel Kamtschatka sind derzeit 4 Vulkane aktiv. Jüngster Neueinsteiger ist der Bezymianny. Er liegt unweit des größeren Genossen Klyuchevskoy in der zentralen Vulkangruppe der [...]

Fieldwork continues for Team Jurassic Utah, plus a museum visit 

Wooster Geologists [08:15:01]  recommend  recommend this post  (1 visit) info
Hurricane, Utah — Every day is a little warmer. Today the team worked on a long section of the Carmel Formation in Dammeron Valley (locality DV: N 37.27629°, W 113.63712°). It is a complete section oof the [...]

Everything’s better with cervical ribs 

Sauropod Vertebra Picture of the Week [04:08:10]  recommend  recommend this post  (1 visit) info
You’ll remember that we’ve been playing with CM 555, a subadult apatosaurine of indeterminate species, though John McIntosh assigned it to Brontosaurus (then Apatosaurus) excelsus. At the start of the [...] | Impressum