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Tuesday, 12 January 2021

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古地震学: “Paleoseismology” by Jim McCalpin now available in Chinese 

Paleoseismicity [21:51:44]  recommend  recommend this post  (123 visits) info
Jim McCalpin’s famous “Paleoseismology” is now also available in Chinese. The book was translated by Xu Yueren, Li Wenqiao, and Du Peng. Price: 300 Yuan ISBN: 978-7-116-12228-4 Printed in Beijing, October 2020 Details and where to buy it: By the way, “Палеосейсмология” is also available in Russian:

Drunk on Petrology - Chalk Hill Syrah 

Drunk on Geology [19:17:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (123 visits) info
  The next Drunk on Geology is for Chalk Hill Syrah from the Chalk Hill Estate Winery.  The name of the Chalk Hill Estate Winery comes from Chalk Hill upon which it sits, but the winery encompasses a rather large area with several different types of soil and bedrock. From their own website: "In amazing proximity, the soils range from shallow to deep, from thin to thick, from gravel and rock to heavy clay. An old river bed caps one hill; an unusual serpentine vein ranges through another [...]

Under the Heel Trumpler! 

Ontario-geofish [17:20:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (132 visits) info
 ReferenceWow, I was a student of the history of Germany in the 30's.  Wow.  He'll go down in history as a Hilter wannabee.  All my nastyism references are obscured, so that nobody reads this.  I don't [...]

Staff Member Spotlight: Linette Sandoval-Rzepka 

State of the Planet [15:25:24]  recommend  recommend this post  (71 visits) info
She is a division administrator at Lamont and one of the 2020 recipients of the Earth Institute Distinguished Staff

Laacher See: Erdbeben M 2,1 

Florian Beckers Vulkan-Blog [13:51:03]  recommend  recommend this post  (14 visits) info
Am Laacher See (Vulkaneifel) ereignete sich heute Morgen ein schwaches Erdbeben der Magnitude 2,1. The post Laacher See: Erdbeben M 2,1 first appeared on Vulkane Net

Russkie Dinozavry (I): La Rusia prerrevolucionaria 

Koprolitos [09:54:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (122 visits) info
Plutonia, segun ZoradLa ciencia-ficción era un género consolidado en la Rusia del siglo XIX. Los cuentos de Thaddeus Bulgarin (1789-1859) narran viajes en el tiempo (Fábulas plausibles o vagabundeos por [...]

Flyer tipping 

Real Climate [16:07:54]  recommend  recommend this post  (37 visits) info
You would be forgiven for not paying attention to the usual suspects of climate denial right now, but they are trying to keep busy anyway. Last week (January 8), Roy Spencer [Update Jan 13: now deleted] posted [...]

A Progress Report on the Sustaining Peace Project 

State of the Planet [14:21:32]  recommend  recommend this post  (51 visits) info
A new publication highlights lessons learned to date from a project that studies the factors that lead to sustainable peace within a

Take the antibody test 

Ontario-geofish [13:41:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (58 visits) info
 ReferenceOh, yuck, yuck, yuck.  eeww.  I'd rather have the lady at the lab suck me dry than take my own pin-prick test.  Apparently, nobody is doing it.  I wonder why.But, since I haven't been sent one, [...] | Impressum