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Monday, 07 October 2019

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A new paper on a cryptic crustoid graptolite from the Middle Ordovician of Estonia 

Wooster Geologists [22:04:05]  recommend  recommend this post  (74 visits) info
I have long enjoyed exploring the Ordovician and Silurian rocks of Estonia with my Estonian friend Olev Vinn. We have done a lot of work together, and Estonia continues to provide fascinating fossils for our studies. Our circle of paleontologists … Continue reading →

World temperatures take a big leap up 

Ontario-geofish [20:35:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (127 visits) info
Wow, while I'm away in the Seychelles we got a big boost up without an El Nino.  This is the perfect trap to suck in the warmies to using real charts instead of their made-up stuff.  All their charts stop at the top of the 2016 peak. I was alerted to this by a big diversion from the normal ice build-up. That's quite a jag off the track.  I have the benefit of closing the cottage

Seychelles Black Hole 

Ontario-geofish [19:44:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (121 visits) info
Seychelles has no reasonable internet, so it is a Hawking Black Hole.  So you can go in and see the most fantastic sights, but then you get pooped out the white hole and you don’t want to tell anybody about [...]

Model Jaket Denim Wanita 2019 

Why I hate Theropods [17:12:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (26 visits) info
Salah satu jenis pakaian yang umum dikenakan oleh wanita adalah jaket. Selain untuk menghangatkan diri maupun menghindari cuaca panas, jaket juga berfungsi untuk mempercantik penampilan. Ibarat kata sekali [...]

Geosonnet 60 

Lounge of the Lab Lemming [16:18:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (157 visits) info
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Climate on arrival 

Earth Learning Idea [13:20:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (133 visits) info
Our new ELI today is 'Climate on arrival: if you suddenly arrived somewhere – what would tell you what the climate was like?' This activity involves looking for features with your class that might be [...]

Fuego mit Lavastrom 

Florian Beckers Vulkan-Blog [10:18:18]  recommend  recommend this post  (113 visits) info
Der Fuego in Guatemala ist weiterhin aktiv. INSIVUMEH berichtet von schwachen bis moderaten explosiven Eruptionen. Vulkanasche steigt bis zu 4800 m ü.N.N. auf und driftet bis zu 20 km weit. Nachts ist [...]

A successful landslide forecast from Heifangtai, Gansu 

The Landslide Blog [08:15:37]  recommend  recommend this post  (74 visits) info
On 5 October 2019, a 20,000 cubic metre landslide on the Heifangtei terrace in Gansu, China was successfully forecast based upon the monitoring of

Parasaurolophus sculpture by Brian Engh 

Sauropod Vertebra Picture of the Week [06:03:35]  recommend  recommend this post  (16 visits) info
This past summer I did a post on my birthday card from Brian Engh, but I haven’t posted about my birthday present from him: this handmade fired-clay sculpture of Parasaurolophus. I don’t have a ton to say [...]

Follow Along on a Bicycle Tour That Teaches About Hudson Valley’s Glacial History 

State of the Planet [17:28:13]  recommend  recommend this post  (59 visits) info
A student-led Cycle for Science trip will follow the footsteps of an ice sheet that buried the NYC area under a mile of ice during the last ice


ARCHEA [16:28:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (98 visits) info
An amazing mummified Red tilefish, Branchiostegus japonicus (Houttuyn, 1782) from Holocene deposits near Shizuoka, Japan. This specimen shows remarkable detail right down to the scales. Quite spectacular, [...]

Defining and Measuring Sustainability 

State of the Planet [14:20:04]  recommend  recommend this post  (32 visits) info
An emphasis on generally accepted sustainability metrics can help ensure that sustainability substance dominates sustainability

Italien: Erdbeben M 4,6 

Florian Beckers Vulkan-Blog [11:20:10]  recommend  recommend this post  (31 visits) info
In der süditalienischen Region Kalabrien gab es heute Morgen ein Erdbeben der Magnitude 4,6. Das Hypozentrum lag in 15 km Tiefe. Das Epizentrum manifestierte sich 13 Kilometer westlich des Ortes Catanzaro. [...]

Superhéroes y dinosaurios XVIII: Dan Jurgens 

Koprolitos [09:57:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (76 visits) info
Dan Jurgens (1959) logró llamar la atención de Mike Grell en una convención y debutó en The Warlord #53 (1982), el guerrero del mundo perdido Skartaris. En el Anual #3 (1984) dibujó un puñado de [...]

Geology As A Socially Embedded Science 

Reporting on a Revolution [06:32:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (20 visits) info
C.P. Rajendran writes on geology as a socially embedded science, and traces its historical development from a tool to exploit natural resources to present day concerns about sustainability. "The bottom [...]

Geology Through Literature - Good Omens 

The Geology P.A.G.E. [00:08:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (131 visits) info
Geology Through Literature: Good Omens As I wend my way through the 100 Greatest Books of all time, I often come across geological references within them. This one was a bit of a different one, because of [...] | Impressum