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Thursday, 07 November 2019

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Meet Ferrisaurus sustutensis, the iron lizard from the Sustut River. 

Letters from Gondwana [21:06:32]  recommend  recommend this post  (65 visits) info
  In 1971, during uranium and thorium exploration in the Sustut Basin of northern British Columbia, Canada, Kenny F. Larsen registered above-background levels of radiation from a talus slope near the confluence of Birdflat Creek and the Sustut River. The source of this radiation were the fossil remains of an unknow dinosaur. Larsen, an economic

Donations needed for November 

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [01:55:49]  recommend  recommend this post  (57 visits) info
I have almost paid all the bills for November and I don’t have any money left for rest of the month and none bill ($15USD, my online backups). The reason for current problems is fast debt payment with my bank in Iceland in November because of me moving to Denmark and because how October did … Continue reading "Donations needed for November"

Legendary Big Boy Locomotive Rolls to a Pit Stop in Houston 

BEYONDbones [23:57:07]  recommend  recommend this post  (56 visits) info
The heat was different than what a Houston sun bestows upon us day after day, so it didn’t help that this very sun was creeping in and out of oncoming clouds. The fierce warmth clung to the fibers of my [...]

GeoCareers: Navigating Your Future in the Geosciences 

Speaking of Geoscience [18:43:02]  recommend  recommend this post  (50 visits) info
By Larry Collins, PhD Candidate Washington State University As you near the end of your degree programs, you may have several questions floating around in your mind.  What do I want to do now that I am [...]

Siberian Traps - and More! 

Geology in the West Country [11:08:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (33 visits) info
The Most Devastating Volcanic Eruption A corespondent has brought THIS VIDEO to my attention. It is all about the Siberian traps and other Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) and the consequences for the world. I [...]

The Sands of Sonora 

JOIDES Resolution blogs [03:16:54]  recommend  recommend this post  (27 visits) info
The sediments of the southeastern most site, No. 1551 in IODP count, introduce a new complication: sand. Previous cores have... Read more


ARCHEA [18:02:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (22 visits) info
You and I are vertebrates, we have backbones. Having a backbone or spinal column is what sets apart you, me and almost 70,000 species on this big blue planet. So which lucky ducks evolved one? Well, ducks for [...]

El origami antediluviano de Adam Tran 

Koprolitos [09:49:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (50 visits) info
Adam Tran no es solo un profesor de química en un instituto de Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam). También es un artista de origami capaz de hacer increibles figuras con papel. Es miembro del Vietnam Origami [...]

How Columbia’s Electrochemical Energy Center is Working to Decarbonize Society 

State of the Planet [21:22:58]  recommend  recommend this post  (37 visits) info
The center focuses on developing better batteries as well as other energy storage options, which are key to a future fueled by renewable

Popocatepetl eruptiert glühende Tephra 

Florian Beckers Vulkan-Blog [11:05:27]  recommend  recommend this post  (28 visits) info
Der mexikanische Vulkan Popocatepetl ist weiterhin sehr aktiv und eruptiert neben Aschewolken glühende Tephra. Sie landet im oberen Bereich der Vulkan-Außenflanken. MIROVA registriert eine thermische [...]

You Asked: How Can We Track Corporate Sustainability Measures? 

State of the Planet [18:09:01]  recommend  recommend this post  (27 visits) info
An Earth Institute expert explains how to dig up a company’s sustainability

Ginny Edgcomb: Searching For The Fungi of Guaymas 

JOIDES Resolution blogs [20:04:55]  recommend  recommend this post  (16 visits) info
This Q&A is part of the “Career Spotlight” series of Expedition 385     Can you tell me a little... Read more | Impressum