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Geoblogosphere weekly review (26th week of 2011, 812 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (47 posts)
  2. Arizona Geology (24 posts)
  3. Ontario-geofish (19 posts)
  4. The Volcanism Blog (17 posts)
  5. State of the Planet (15 posts)
  6. Geopark Araripe (10 posts)
  7. Geology News (9 posts)
  8. Theropoda (8 posts)
  9. Updates from the Vertebrate Paleontology Lab (7 posts)
  10. Wooster Geologists (7 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. News (3024 visits)
  2. The Volcanism Blog (1051 visits)
  3. Ontario-geofish (1037 visits)
  4. Updates from the Vertebrate Paleontology Lab (881 visits)
  5. Arizona Geology (795 visits)
  6. State of the Planet (780 visits)
  7. The Open Dinosaur Project (680 visits)
  8. Through the Sandglass (663 visits)
  9. Wooster Geologists (663 visits)
  10. Life as a geologist (616 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. música (16)
  2. Arizona (11)
  3. earthquake (10)
  4. Wyoming (10)
  5. paleontology (9)
  6. earthquakes (9)
  7. flickr (9)
  8. General Earth Institute (8)
  9. blog (8)
  10. summary (8)
Top places:
  1. United States (22)
  2. Arizona (12)
  3. Wyoming (10)
  4. Eritrea (7)
  5. United Kingdom (7)
  6. New Zealand (6)
  7. Portugal (6)
  8. England (6)
  9. Australia (5)
  10. Northern Arizona (5)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Jurassic (14)
  2. Ordovician (6)
  3. Cretaceous (6)
  4. Carboniferous (4)
  5. Triassic (4)
  6. Paleogene (2)
  7. Quaternary (2)
  8. Mesozoic (2)
  9. Silurian (2)
  10. Neogene (2)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Wyoming Day 8

Updates from the Vertebrate Paleontology Lab [2011-06-19 04:03:15]   recommend this post  (651 visits)
The weather was beautiful today, and we made the most of it; 10 straight hours at the site. We accomplished a huge amount in that time, although it doesn’t really show in the photographs. Much of our effort was directed at isolating one of the two [...]

My Favourite Geology Word AW#35

Life as a geologist [2011-06-22 17:14:52]   recommend this post  (616 visits)
This is my first time joining the Accretionary Wedge Geoscience Blog Carnival. The current topic for AW#35 is “What is your favourite geology word?” (hosted by Georneys). My favourite geology word is this one – MYLONITE [...]

A SuperQuark, intervista a Marco Avanzini: icnologia "all'italiana"

Jurassic Italia Blog [2011-06-20 20:48:16]   recommend this post  (538 visits)
Superquark, Puntata del 16 giugno 2011. Collegamenti: Jurassic Italy Blog- ...Leggi ancora | Pubblicato da Italosaurus | Commenti Tag: interviste, generale, dinosauri, italy lab, musei e siti, paleoarte e divulgazione [...]

An updated (updated) phylogeny

The Open Dinosaur Project [2011-06-25 01:21:02]   recommend this post  (498 visits)
As mentioned in the previous post, a few papers with new or updated phylogenies for various ornithischians have appeared in the last year. Thus, I spent a few hours going through them and updating the tree topology as well as adding taxa. The [...]

Nourish or retreat?

Through the Sandglass [2011-06-22 15:39:38]   recommend this post  (436 visits)
25 million people – one out of every eleven inhabitants of the United States - lives within 50 miles of the 127 miles of the open ocean coast of New Jersey. Coastal tourism contributes billions of dollars to the

What is Summer Solstice? News [2011-06-21 01:00:43]   recommend this post  (403 visits)
Summer solstice occurs in the moment when Earth’s axial tilt is most inclined towards the sun. It occurs between June 20 and 21 in the Northern Hemisphere and between December 21 and 22 in the Southern

Puyehue-Cordón Caulle and Nabro eruptions from space

Eruptions [2011-06-21 15:59:21]   recommend this post  (382 visits)
I'm back! It was a great week off down in Charleston, but it is now time to get back to work. Rather than try to catch up on all the goings on over the past week - and it seems like there was quite a bit - I will instead just highlight some items I [...]

Teaching kids to question things

Raptor's Nest [2011-06-21 15:05:00]   recommend this post  (373 visits)
Not palaeo or art I'm afraid, but kind of along the lines of critical thinking. When I was a kid, I lived in the United States. I also went to elementary (primary) school there. I forgot which grade it was or what class it was in, but one day, my [...]

Wooster’s Fossil of the Week: A chain coral (Silurian of Ohio)

Wooster Geologists [2011-06-19 07:58:43]   recommend this post  (351 visits)
For some reason the Fossil of the Week I’ve had the most comments about is the Ordovician honeycomb coral from Indiana. It has an unexpected polygonal symmetry reflected in many other geological materials like desiccation cracks and columnar [...]


Taurus Mountain Project [2011-06-20 08:44:33]   recommend this post  (339 visits)
Ich habe mich Anfang der letzten Woche für 4 Tage in der Emlil-Schlucht umgetan und soweit alle Wege erfassen können, die es bis 3000m zu erfassen gab und sogar noch eine neue Rundtour entdeckt. Die restliche Woche habe ich mich weiter in der [...] | Impressum