News from the Geoblogosphere
New from Snet: Lithologs
, a new tool to create lithological/sedimentological logs online..
Thursday, 26 March 2020
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 biological sources such as fungi and lichens.
Archaeologists have found evidence of textile dyeing dating back to the Neolithic period. In China, dyeing with plants, barks and insects
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 us faster than they predicted.
A continuation of my investigations with the SEIR model which I have presented in previous posts especially here and here. Use the label for the full
In these extraordinary times, we take a break from earth science to talk pandemic.
-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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
, Abb. von Psammobia Zitteliana in Geinitz, 1873, I. S. 232, Taf. 51 - Cenoman, oberes Cenoman (Dölzschen-Formation) - Ort: #Autobahnhalde (A17),
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 [...]