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Tuesday, 30 June 2020

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Geologists Identify Deep-Earth Structures That May Signal Hidden Metal Lodes 

State of the Planet [19:09:50]  recommend  recommend this post  (18 visits) info
Previously unrecognized structural lines deep in the earth appear to signal the locations of giant deposits of copper, lead, zinc and other vital metals near the

What’s New and Noteworthy in the Latest Congressional Report on Climate Change 

State of the Planet [18:48:58]  recommend  recommend this post  (17 visits) info
In its new report, the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis decided to select more solutions — more technologies, more policy options, and more

Meanders, Oxbows, and Time 

Earthly Musings [17:19:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (56 visits) info
My colleague, Brad Dimock, sent along a link recently that I know you will find interesting. It involves a cartoon graphic that shows the way mature rivers meander and evolve through time. You will see [...]

Nishinoshima: Starke Eruptionen 

Florian Beckers Vulkan-Blog [10:39:49]  recommend  recommend this post  (50 visits) info
Der japanische Inselvulkan gibt keine Ruhe und will mit aller Macht erwachsen werden. So eruptiert der Halbstarke ohne Pause und wächst weiter. Die japanische Küstenwache überflog den Feuerberg am Montag [...]

Ceraurus globulobatus Trilobite from the Verulam formation 

Views of the Mahantango [06:01:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (30 visits) info
I've mentioned before that I don't often have luck with finding Trilobites, well the specimen below is a definite exception to the rule. It's a Ceraurus globulobatus from the Verulam formation. I found it a [...]

Density, Equity, and the History of Epidemics in New York City 

State of the Planet [14:00:13]  recommend  recommend this post  (15 visits) info
The city’s economic success depends on its density. But density also allows contagious diseases to spread. Looking at how the city has managed this conflict in the past could shed light on what the future [...]

El bestiario triásico de Mario Lanzas 

Koprolitos [09:56:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (81 visits) info
Mario Lanzas completa la trilogía de mapas del Mesozoico inspirados en la antigua cartografía medieval con este bestiario triásico que se une a los que ya hemos visto por aquí correspondientes al [...] | Impressum