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Thursday, 26 March 2020

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Icanotia zitteliana (Geinitz, 1873) 

kreidefossilien.de - Bilder [08:25:29]  recommend  recommend this post  (84 visits) info
, Abb. von Psammobia Zitteliana in Geinitz, 1873, I. S. 232, Taf. 51 - Cenoman, oberes Cenoman (Dölzschen-Formation) - Ort: #Autobahnhalde (A17),

June bugs are back: What the heck are they? 

BEYONDbones [16:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (67 visits) info
Chances are if you have found yourself outside after dark in the past few weeks you have encountered a handful of June bugs on the ground. If you have children, they are no doubt collecting them for some sort of strange insect rodeo.  The good news is that they are harmless, that is unless they

Tutorial: How to make a DEM from the Slovenian LiDAR data 

Paleoseismicity [01:10:42]  recommend  recommend this post  (63 visits) info
Since I can’t go to the field right now, I am stuck with analyzing the amazing LiDAR data from Slovenia. We have 1 m resolution data covering the entire country and oh my god it’s great for active [...]

Dispatches from the Original US COVID-19 Central 

Rosetta Stones [19:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (48 visits) info
In these extraordinary times, we take a break from earth science to talk pandemic. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Fenn y Tom Rosenthal - Dinosaurs in Love 

Koprolitos [10:03:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (37 visits) info
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Hace un par de meses, el músico inglés Tom Rosenthal grabó junto a su hija de cuatro años Fenn una canción que titularon "Dinosaurs in love". Pronto, el tema se hizo viral en redes, llegando a los seis [...]

Covid-19 -- US has probably hit testing saturation 

Ontario-geofish [12:30:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (26 visits) info
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Reference As we know, the US has no healthcare for millions except the charity hospital emergency ward.  As well, they have few test kits for the population.  This has resulted in a very weird curve that [...]

INDIGO: NATURAL DYES 

ARCHEA [21:26:00]  recommend  recommend this post  info
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Natural dyes are dyes or colourants derived from plants, invertebrates, or minerals. The majority of natural dyes are vegetable dyes from plant sources — roots, berries, bark, leaves, and wood — and other [...]

Two strong earthquakes in Reykjanes volcano 

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [00:01:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (59 visits) info
Today (25-March 2020) two earthquakes happened in Reykjanes volcano. Largest earthquake had a magnitude of Mw3,1 and the second earthquake had a magnitude of Mw3,9. Other earthquakes were smaller in magnitude [...]

Fitting the COVID-19 SEIR model to data, part 2 

James’ Empty Blog [21:17:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (46 visits) info
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TL;DR version: when the model is fitted to the data, the doubling time is around 3 days. This is far more rapid than the Imperial College (IC) modelling, and (if correct) could mean that the peak would be upon [...]

Zoom Karaoke 

Ontario-geofish [12:09:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (27 visits) info
The young ones had a big zoom session with all their friends and a karaoke session.  About 20 people, and all the video was generally frozen, but the audio came through.  It was

Snow all April 

Ontario-geofish [14:45:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (26 visits) info
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Yes people, my prediction in November will come true.  We'll have snow in April.  The mid-latitudes had a nice winter because of the Halvsie El Nino (hen), but that's at an end.  This will be known as a [...]

Introduction to modern amphibians 

Lusodinos- Dinossauros de Portugal [13:55:00]  recommend  recommend this post  info
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Introduction to modern amphibians Let’s talk about amphibians! When it comes to those cute, little animals, living both in water and on land, everyone has in mind the small frogs and salamanders that dwell [...]
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