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Saturday, 25 October 2014

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chain of custody 

Accidental Remediation [02:10:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (6 visits) info
This is part 4 of my epic discussion on shipping environmental samples (see here and here and here for previous installments). Environmental samples are much like samples gathered as part of a criminal investigation: you need to prove that they were collected properly (that is, that they are representative of actual conditions) and that they have not been tampered with. The chain of

Saying Good-bye to the Glaciers of Glacier National Park 

Geotripper [01:52:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (5 visits) info
The view north from Logan Pass in Glacier National Park Make no mistake about it. Glacier National Park is one of the most spectacular parks in the United States, and indeed is one of my favorite places on planet Earth. That said, it's losing something important, and the change is profound. How many animals are in this picture? When I was a child, I loved museums, but I knew there was

Bárðarbunga volcano Friday update on 24-October-2014 

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [00:38:59]  recommend  recommend this post  (8 visits) info
This is the Friday update for Bárðarbunga volcano eruption. During the past 48 hours total (when this is written) of 69 earthquakes with magnitude of larger than 3,0 have happened in Bárðarbunga volcano. [...]

Surviving After The Meteorite, Part 1 

Dinosaur Home - Blogs [00:28:24]  recommend  recommend this post  (8 visits) info
It has been 15 days after impact of the meteorite… and you must survive. (WARNING: some parts may not make too much sense but I’ll try to make it was realistic as possible) BUT WAIT! First, [...] | Impressum