News from the Geoblogosphere
New from Snet: Lithologs
, a new tool to create lithological/sedimentological logs online..
Monday, 12 August 2019
If you were a fish living in the warm turquoise waters off the coast of Bonaire in the southern Caribbean Sea, you may not hear those words, but you'd see the shrimp sign language equivalent. It seems Periclimenes yucatanicus or the Spotted Cleaner Shrimp are doing a booming business in the local reefs by setting up a Fish Wash service.
That's right, a Fish Wash. You'd be hard pressed to
The Earth Institute is seeking interns and current students to support its Professional Development program and assist with outreach for the 2020 All Ivy Environmental and Sustainable Development Career
A new study shows, for the first time, evidence of a link between human-caused global warming and melting of the West Antarctic Ice
Today's new ELI is another in our ELI Early years series:
'The LegoTM method of showing weathering, erosion, transportation and deposition: using LegoTM bricks to demonstrate sedimentary processes'
Read about tracking ancient paired metamorphic belts using data mining and statistics as a guide to the evolution of modern plate tectonics at Earth-logs Eclogite: the red-brown mineral is garnet, omphacite is [...]
It’s a bit shocking to find that SV-POW! is going on for twelve years old. (Our very first post was on 1st October 2007, so we’re about fifty days short of that anniversary.) It’s cost us almost nothing [...]
The Department of Earth Sciences at the University of Oxford is currently recruiting a PDRA in Active Tectonics Research: We seek to appoint a Postdoctoral Research Assistant to work closely with Professor [...]
A new project from the Center for Sustainable Development and Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory will use education interventions to try to curb fluorosis, caused by high fluoride levels in drinking water, in [...]
The private automobile should be seen as a valuable piece of a complex, varied system of transit. It should not simply be shunned but electrified, accommodated and
Gestern Nachmittag (Ortszeit) begann am Piton de la Fournaise der 4. Vulkanausbruch in diesem Jahr. Seismische Daten deuteten darauf hin, dass sch auf der Ostflanke eine Spalte öffnete. Sie liegt auf deutlich [...]
Joe Gill (1919-2006) fue un prolífico guionista que debutó en Marvel durante la Edad de Oro del cómic norteamericano (los años 40), donde sustituyó a Joe Simon cuando abandonó el Capitán América, [...]