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New from Snet: Lithologs, a new tool to create lithological/sedimentological logs online..

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Articles: Herculaneum, Magma Ascent, Early Human Migration, Indian Cheetah

Some interesting articles on a variety of topics that I came across in the past few weeks. 1) What Really Happened at Herculaneum? This off course refers to the violent eruption of Mount Vesuvias in 79 A.D.  A new study analyses the way bone and soft tissue react to extreme heat and proposes that the people found dead at Herculaneum did not vaporize but died of asphyxiation. 2)  The long wait | Impressum