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New from Snet: Lithologs
, a new tool to create lithological/sedimentological logs online..
Sunday, 12 January 2020
In the summer of 2019 Michael Marz started to extract most important items from OpenStreetMap and published those extracts as geopackages on his webpage. Back then I looked…
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January 12, 2010 was the devastating Haiti earthquake. Many are posting memories and thoughts about the event. Many others have higher quality scientific, engineering, and social science materials. I did not work on it directly but I developed a few slides for various lectures which referred to the event. I recall a moving lecture on the event by Eduardo Fierro who had been there for post earthquake response. The video may still be accessible (I am struggling to see it here, but the PDF is [...]
I’m not really a morning person. After being woken by the alarm every morning during the week, I usually like a bit of a lie in on a Saturday morning. But not yesterday morning, yesterday I was up even [...]
The Pickering nuclear incident has been blown over by the north wind and we'll never know what happened. It got me to thinking if we are in a new era of big technical errors, caused by a vicious hierarchy.
TAAL VOLCANO in the Philippines has had a phreatic eruption, with plumes reaching approximately 1 km high. The eruption was preceded by volcanic tremor, which suggests that magma intrusion has interacted [...]
This stunning specimen with her regal ridges — and small anomaly — is an Apoderoceras ammonite. Apoderoceras are an extinct genus of cephalopod, an active predatory mollusk belonging to the subclass [...]
Charmouth Nodule; Photo and prep: Lizzie Hingley
The talented Lizzie Hingley of Stonebarrow Fossils found this beautiful chock-a-block nodule on Charmouth beach last year.
The nodule contains a couple of [...]
Just now, on the phone, we have a Pickering Nuclear alert. Do not get out of bed, don't worry because we have a North Wind.
Pickering is always on the edge of disaster. But we'll soon have bland, [...]
Oleh : Muchlis Nurdiyanto Sudah tahu kan Kepulauan Natuna sudah menjadi geopark sejak Bulan November 2018 ? atau malah baru tahu ? memang pencanangan kawasan Natuna menjadi Geopark Nasional memang sudah lama [...]