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Geoblogosphere weekly review (44th week of 2010, 898 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (48 posts)
  2. ART Evolved: Life's Time Capsule (47 posts)
  3. Geology News (16 posts)
  4. Magma Cum Laude (15 posts)
  5. JOIDES Resolution blogs (14 posts)
  6. Dogeng Geology (13 posts)
  7. Geopark Araripe (12 posts)
  8. Gunnars Geo-Blog (10 posts)
  9. The Dragon’s Tales (10 posts)
  10. Tierra de Dinosaurios (10 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. Eruptions (949 visits)
  2. Internals (805 visits)
  3. News (772 visits)
  4. ART Evolved: Life's Time Capsule (698 visits)
  5. Dogeng Geology (423 visits)
  6. (400 visits)
  7. Olelog (391 visits)
  8. Chinleana (385 visits)
  9. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (337 visits)
  10. Earth Sciences and Maps Library Blog (292 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. pink dinosaur (45)
  2. Pink Dinosaurs (45)
  3. cancer (44)
  4. Geology (25)
  5. trish (21)
  6. arnold (21)
  7. Industry Watch (18)
  8. Mining News (16)
  9. tsunami (15)
  10. scientists (15)
Top places:
  1. Indonesia (23)
  2. United States (17)
  3. Portugal (14)
  4. Sumatra (11)
  5. Asia (11)
  6. China (10)
  7. Victoria (9)
  8. Denver (9)
  9. India (6)
  10. Africa (6)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Jurassic (11)
  2. Triassic (9)
  3. Carboniferous (7)
  4. Cretaceous (6)
  5. Paleogene (5)
  6. Ordovician (4)
  7. Quaternary (3)
  8. Neogene (2)
  9. Mesozoic (2)
  10. Silurian (2)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

The Top of the Blogs: Geoblogosphere's weekly reviews Internals [2010-10-27 21:05:00]   recommend this post  (460 visits)
Geobulletin now has a new 'weekly review' page, a summary of the Geoblogosphere's weekly blogging activity. The 'weekly review' page shows the top 10 most active and most visited blogs. It gives a rough overview on the topics treated in geoblogs by [...]

Brief Merapi Update (10/27/2010) and Discussion Thread

Eruptions [2010-10-27 14:29:45]   recommend this post  (444 visits)
Quick post (Department commitments now), but in an attempt to get comments working again, I've opened this new thread. I'll inquire about the problem with the comments - my guess is we either maxed out the commenting on a single post or the spam [...]

Merapi Update for 10/25/2010: Thousands evacuated near the volcano

Eruptions [2010-10-25 17:11:22]   recommend this post  (346 visits)
Many Eruptions readers have been keeping a very close eye on the events at Merapi in Indonesia - you should check out their discussion. The situation at the volcano is becoming more and more volatile (no pun intended) as the volcano shows definite [...]

Chinese Google Maps alternative provides geological data Internals [2010-10-24 13:53:00]   recommend this post  (345 visits)
Just found at Asia News:China has launched its official online mapping service, Map World, as Google Inc has yet to apply for a Web mapping license in the country.The State Bureau of Surveying and Mapping (SBSM) officially unveiled the free online [...]

Two New Papers on the Triassic/Jurassic Boundary

Chinleana [2010-10-29 05:00:00]   recommend this post  (332 visits)
Kent, D. V., and E. Irving. 2010. Influence of inclination error in sedimentary rocks on the Triassic and Jurassic apparent pole wander path for North America and implications for Cordilleran tectonics. Journal Of Geophysical Research 115: B10103, [...]

Off-topic discussions for weekend 43

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [2010-10-30 03:17:53]   recommend this post  (312 visits)
This is the off-topic discussions for the Weekend 43. Everything volcanic or earthquakes around the world. Let the discussions

Indian Amber and Plate Tectonics

Olelog [2010-10-27 12:08:03]   recommend this post  (308 visits)
About 160 million years ago India broke off from the East African land mass and raced northwards, sometimes at the incredible speed of 25 cm per year, until it rammed into Asia about 40 to 50 million years ago, that is at least what is generally [...]

Kamera Gunung Merapi Online

Dogeng Geology [2010-10-25 12:39:12]   recommend this post  (297 visits)
Webcam dari Badan Geologi yang berada di Plawangan, berjarak 5 km dari puncak Merapi di sisi selatan. Interval image yang diambil setiapĀ  15 detik. Gunakan Tombol Refresh Browser anda. Perkiraan matahari terbit dan terbenam di lokasi penempatan [...]

GIS Day 2010

Earth Sciences and Maps Library Blog [2010-10-28 19:29:05]   recommend this post  (292 visits)
GIS Day 2010 will take place on November 17. GIS Day is an international event and is part of the National Geographic Society's Geography Awareness Week, which seeks to geographic awareness in schools and among the public. From the GIS Day site: [...]

Minnesota bridge collapses under load of asphalt milling machine [2010-10-25 02:48:09]   recommend this post  (292 visits)
A bridge near Brewster, Minnesota collapsed under the weight of a 40-ton asphalt milling machine that had nearly completed the milling operation. The bridge carries Nobles County 1 over Elk Creek. The operator of the machine was able to jump to [...] | Impressum