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Geoblogosphere weekly review (27th week of 2010, 915 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (35 posts)
  2. Geology News (15 posts)
  3. (14 posts)
  4. State of the Planet (10 posts)
  5. James’ Empty Blog (9 posts)
  6. Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings (9 posts)
  7. Laelaps (8 posts)
  8. Louisville Area Fossils (7 posts)
  9. Looking for Detachment (6 posts)
  10. Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) (6 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. News (1452 visits)
  2. Through the Sandglass (340 visits)
  3. Inside the Project (328 visits)
  4. Chiemgau Impact ? (310 visits)
  5. The Plainspoken Scientist (307 visits)
  6. The Lost Geologist (293 visits)
  7. Geohazards (279 visits)
  8. Laelaps (131 visits)
  9. Louisville Area Fossils (112 visits)
  10. State of the Planet (100 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. Geology (18)
  2. blog (14)
  3. frontpage (14)
  4. earth (10)
  5. ya (9)
  6. gulf of mexico (9)
  7. Energy (8)
  8. fossils (8)
  9. evolution (8)
  10. photo (8)
Top places:
  1. United States (15)
  2. Mexico (13)
  3. Argentina (7)
  4. Texas (7)
  5. Clark (7)
  6. Peru (6)
  7. Africa (6)
  8. California (5)
  9. North America (5)
  10. New Jersey (5)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Neogene (10)
  2. Cretaceous (8)
  3. Triassic (7)
  4. Devonian (6)
  5. Quaternary (4)
  6. Ordovician (4)
  7. Carboniferous (3)
  8. Jurassic (3)
  9. Paleogene (3)
  10. Cambrian (2)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

New Sport for Geologists: Volcano Boarding News [2010-06-29 07:22:35]   recommend this post  (357 visits)
Here’s a short video that shows some daring individuals “volcano boarding” down Cerro Negro Volcano in Nicaragua. Looks like a good way to get some serious brush

Exhibition Foraminifera of Northern Germany

Inside the Project [2010-07-01 11:00:00]   recommend this post  (328 visits)
Opening:Saturday, 7th of August 2010 at 14.00hIce Age Museum Lütjenburg/Germanywww.eiszeitmuseum.deForaminifera objects by artist Anna Mandelwww.annamandel.deContact me, if you want to organize an exhibition where you are. Michael: michael [at] [...]

Alex, tides 1, Hesco baskets 0

Through the Sandglass [2010-07-03 11:34:04]   recommend this post  (324 visits)
As the Houston Chronicle and the Associated Press have reported: CAMERON, La. — High tides from Hurricane Alex destroyed 1,000 feet of a wall of sand-filled baskets the Louisiana National Guard built in Cameron Parish as a barrier against

Die Schwimmsteine vom Tüttensee

Chiemgau Impact ? [2010-06-28 09:49:00]   recommend this post  (310 visits)
Eigentlich wollte ich nicht näher auf den neuen Artikel von Ernstson eingehen, aber eine derart schräge Passage schreit förmlich danach aufgegriffen zu werden, nämlich die Geschichte von den Schwimmsteinen vom Tüttensee:Ernstson et al. (2010) [...]

Nailing a storm forecast is easier than getting people to listen

The Plainspoken Scientist [2010-06-29 17:15:58]   recommend this post  (307 visits)
Margaret Davidson is surprisingly plainspoken—surprising, because she is a federal government official, and a former lawyer. She’s worked for 15 years for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and is now director of their [...]

Who Owns the Largest Wind Farm in the USA? News [2010-07-01 07:45:04]   recommend this post  (299 visits)
The Chicago Tribune has an interesting article on the largest wind farm in the United States. They think you will be surprised to learn who owns it and where it is

Where on Google Earth Nr. 208

The Lost Geologist [2010-07-02 01:08:00]   recommend this post  (293 visits)
It is some time since I last won. I am sorry it took a week until postig the next WOGE. Thesis is stressing me a lot and I needed some time to pick a target. For any new players to Where on (Google) Earth, simply post a comment with latitude and [...]

Gulf Gusher: Oil-spill science has advanced, but data is sparse

Geohazards [2010-07-01 21:55:24]   recommend this post  (279 visits)
Since the Deepwater Horizon oil-drilling platform sank on April 22, millions of gallons of oil and gas have spewed into the Gulf of Mexico. As efforts to staunch the undersea flow continue, scientists (including many AGU members) are working [...]

Mexico Earthquake Deformation: M7.2 April 4, 2010 News [2010-06-28 07:52:17]   recommend this post  (279 visits)
“NASA has released the first-ever airborne radar images of the deformation in Earth’s surface caused the magnitude 7.2 temblor that rocked Mexico’s state of Baja California and parts of the American Southwest on April 4. The quake [...]

Gulf of Mexico Relief Well is Getting Close News [2010-07-01 07:28:22]   recommend this post  (273 visits)
One of the two relief wells that BP hopes will stop the leaking oil well on the floor of the Gulf of Mexico is about 900 feet away from reaching its destination. Experts speculate an intersection within two | Impressum