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Geoblogosphere weekly review (48th week of 2011, 786 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (20 posts)
  2. Arizona Geology (13 posts)
  3. Fachgruppe Mineralogie & Geologie Dresden (13 posts)
  4. JOIDES Resolution blogs (9 posts)
  5. Sarah at KU (8 posts)
  6. WeBlog Aragosaurus (8 posts)
  7. Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings (7 posts)
  8. Geology News (7 posts)
  9. Volcano World (7 posts)
  10. Louisville Area Fossils (7 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. Earth Sciences and Maps Library Blog (673 visits)
  2. Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings (583 visits)
  3. News (581 visits)
  4. Earth Science Erratics (495 visits)
  5. Sarah at KU (444 visits)
  6. Through the Sandglass (437 visits)
  7. The Musings of a Life-Long Scholar (399 visits)
  8. Solscape (389 visits)
  9. Mente et Malleo (375 visits)
  10. Fachgruppe Mineralogie & Geologie Dresden (360 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. António Gedeão (10)
  2. Thanksgiving (10)
  3. Similar Posts (7)
  4. Geology News (7)
  5. Expedition 339 (7)
  6. Daily Geology Photos (7)
  7. summary (7)
  8. geology-related photos (7)
  9. flickr (7)
  10. California (6)
Top places:
  1. United States (7)
  2. Arizona (5)
  3. Limestone (4)
  4. California (4)
  5. Lockport (4)
  6. China (4)
  7. Irondequoit (4)
  8. Australia (4)
  9. Pennsylvania (3)
  10. Iceland (3)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Cretaceous (9)
  2. Jurassic (7)
  3. Triassic (4)
  4. Ordovician (4)
  5. Silurian (4)
  6. Neogene (2)
  7. Cambrian (2)
  8. Quaternary (2)
  9. Devonian (2)
  10. Carboniferous (2)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

WEFTEC 2011 – Day 3: the beginning?

Earth Science Erratics [2011-11-20 14:15:00]   recommend this post  (495 visits)
The third in a series reporting on the Water Environment Federation’s annual technology conference. Part 1 here. Part 2 here. Monday was, for many people, the first day of the conference. That being the case, the first agenda item of … [...]

Well, that changes everything. Perhaps.

The Musings of a Life-Long Scholar [2011-11-24 16:43:00]   recommend this post  (399 visits)
I have heard it said that sometimes the most exciting moments in science are when you look at something and say “that’s odd!”. I had one of those moments today. I have been working on the paper from my post-doc research this week, and the [...]

Abrasive Sunday Sand

Through the Sandglass [2011-11-20 07:55:25]   recommend this post  (378 visits)
All in all, it’s been an abrasive week. No, I’m not referring to my day job, but rather an emerging theme that started with my last post on the stories of three indefatigable women and a mystery Gobi sand.

xkcd Gives Insight Into Your Peronality

Earth Sciences and Maps Library Blog [2011-11-22 17:02:23]   recommend this post  (378 visits)
The webcomic xkcd, helps map geeks figure out the keys their personalities in this awesome comic about map projections. It's kind of a Cosmo quiz for map nerds: What your favorite map projection says about you Original post blogged on [...]


Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings [2011-11-23 11:45:20]   recommend this post  (377 visits)
There are various mounts of this giant pterosaur around the world. I’ve seen versions in Germany and Mexico and I know of a couple of others that are out there. I have even managed to get one photo on the Musings before, but usually the things [...]

“Curiosity” gestartet – Nächster Halt: Mars

Solscape [2011-11-26 20:03:43]   recommend this post  (369 visits)
Die NASA hat ihre neue Mars-Mission gestartet. Eine Trägerrakete vom Typ Atlas V mit dem Forschungsroboter “Curiosity” an Bord hob heute planmäßig um 16:02 Uhr MEZ vom Weltraumbahnhof Cape Canaveral im US-Bundesstaat Florida ab.Nach [...]

Jesus Peiro Wedding Dresses 2011

Sarah at KU [2011-11-21 08:13:00]   recommend this post  (344 visits)
Just a few of our favorite wedding dresses from Jesus Peiro 2011 collection. It’s hard to pick favorites here! Above, strapless ballgown; below, off-shoulder gown in mermaid silhouette.3/4 sleeve dress with elongated bodice and scoop neck.Dress [...]

Earth Sciences and Map Library Closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday

Earth Sciences and Maps Library Blog [2011-11-22 16:51:51]   recommend this post  (295 visits)
The Earth Sciences and Map Library will be closed for Thanksgiving  from Thursday, November 24 through Sunday, November 27. Additionally, the library will close early, at 5pm, on Thursday, November 23.Regular semester hours will resume on [...]

Two-year old turkey

Real Climate [2011-11-22 19:55:39]   recommend this post  (292 visits)
The blogosphere is abuzz with the appearance of a second tranche of the emails stolen from CRU just before thanksgiving in 2009. Our original commentary is still available of course (CRU Hack, CRU Hack: Context, etc.), and very little appears to be [...]

Microraptor, ein Vogelräuber?

Mente et Malleo [2011-11-21 23:00:48]   recommend this post  (280 visits)
Manchmal ist das Glück den Paläontologen wirklich hold, und sie bekommen Fossilien in die Finger, welche ihnen weit mehr erzählen als andere. Ein gutes Beispiel ist der Fund der sogenannten "kämpfenden Dinosaurier". [...] | Impressum