News from the Geoblogosphere
New from Snet: Lithologs
, a new tool to create lithological/sedimentological logs online..
Thursday, 12 December 2013
The people came and packed up our stuff and took it all away - in 143 packages. Getting ready to eject the sofa out the window and over the balcony; a standard procedure in Japan. Wrapping a tandem This being Japan the level of service and organisation was extraordinary. They were amused by the number of unicycles, bicycles and tandems, and quantity of bicycle parts so
I want to say at the outset that I am not a licensed geologist, only a writer with a degree in the field. But when I read in today’s paper about a ruptured gas line in East Oakland that started a fire at the intersection of Golf Links Road and Fontaine Street on Tuesday, this
Amid flashing lightning and booming thunder, storms emit a very powerful but little understood form of energy — gamma radiation. These terrestrial gamma-ray flashes (TGFs) produce short-lived but immensely [...]
Researchers have designed a new model to predict the riskiest areas of Al-Madinah, the second holy city of Islam that sits at the northern tip of a dangerous volcanic field. The model could improve evacuation [...]