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Geoblogosphere weekly review (2th week of 2012, 631 weeks ago)

Blogs:

Most active blogs:
  1. Geology.com News (19 posts)
  2. Arizona Geology (15 posts)
  3. Geology News (10 posts)
  4. State of the Planet (10 posts)
  5. drip | david’s really interesting pages... (9 posts)
  6. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (9 posts)
  7. Volcano Science And News Blog (9 posts)
  8. Earthquakes without Frontiers (9 posts)
  9. Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings (8 posts)
  10. Geotripper (7 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. Mente et Malleo (1018 visits)
  2. Volcano Science And News Blog (788 visits)
  3. Geology.com News (472 visits)
  4. Through the Sandglass (464 visits)
  5. Arizona Geology (418 visits)
  6. Olelog (326 visits)
  7. Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings (282 visits)
  8. Geschichte der Geologie (270 visits)
  9. Fossils and Other Living Things (258 visits)
  10. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (255 visits)

Topics:

Top keywords:
  1. new year (14)
  2. Earthquakes (9)
  3. flickr (9)
  4. poesia (9)
  5. volcano science and news blog (9)
  6. blog (9)
  7. summary (8)
  8. Energy (8)
  9. geology-related photos (7)
  10. Similar Posts (7)
Top places:
  1. United States (8)
  2. Chile (8)
  3. Washington (7)
  4. Germany (6)
  5. Arizona (6)
  6. China (5)
  7. Hierro Island (5)
  8. Italy (5)
  9. North America (5)
  10. Fonte (5)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Ordovician (7)
  2. Cretaceous (5)
  3. Carboniferous (4)
  4. Quaternary (3)
  5. Neogene (3)
  6. Jurassic (3)
  7. Paleogene (3)
  8. Devonian (2)
  9. Permian (2)

Posts:

The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Happy Birthday, Kontinentaldrift

Mente et Malleo [2012-01-05 22:54:39]   recommend this post  (467 visits)
Am 6. Januar jährt ich ein Jubiläum in der Geschichte der geologie zum 100. Mal. Denn am 6. Januar 1912 hielt Alfred Wegener anlässlich eines Treffens der Geologischen Vereinigung im Frankfurter Senckenberg-Museum einen Vortrag, bei [...]

Lying vehicles

Through the Sandglass [2012-01-05 12:25:08]   recommend this post  (408 visits)
It has become a sarcastic proverb that a thing must be true if you saw it in a newspaper. That is the opinion intelligent people have of that lying vehicle in a nutshell. But the trouble is that the

Fimmvörðuháls and Eyjafjallajökull, Iceland

Olelog [2012-01-01 15:09:22]   recommend this post  (295 visits)
If everything goes to plan I’ll be in Iceland next week to attend the Nordic Geological Winter Meeting. After the meeting I expect to join a short field trip to the Eyjafjallajökull. I hope to tell you more about that in about two weeks time. In [...]

Das Leben ist kein Ponyhof #4 - Schnecken als Jäger

Mente et Malleo [2012-01-02 22:10:05]   recommend this post  (275 visits)
Schnecken erscheinen uns gemeinhin nicht als besonders gefährlich. Wir möchten gerne meinen, dass derart langsame Kreaturen uns wohl kaum wirklich gefährlich werden können, denn wie sollen sie uns, die wir uns so schnell bewegen [...]

Der Mythos von der "drohenden Eiszeit"

Mente et Malleo [2012-01-04 23:15:44]   recommend this post  (264 visits)
Letzten Monat hatte die wissenschaftliche Blogosphäre ihre Solidarität mit dem Klimaforscher und Blogger Stefan Rahmstorf erklärt. Markus Pössel hat die Geschichte im Einzelnen sehr anschaulich zerpflückt (mit zweitem Teil). [...]

Index Fossils of North America

Fossils and Other Living Things [2012-01-02 03:48:00]   recommend this post  (258 visits)
One of the highs in my 2011 was the surprise gift of a copy of Index Fossils of North America by Hervey Woodburn Shimer and Robert Rakes Shrock.  It came wrapped with the exhilaration always associated with the addition of a long-sought volume [...]

Fear Mongering Begins Anew in 2012 with False Laacher See Predictions

Volcano Science And News Blog [2012-01-03 00:26:00]   recommend this post  (248 visits)
Well, that didn't take long... It's not two days into the New Year and already the fear mongers at the Daily Mail (a British Tabloid) have published an article claiming that "new activity" in the Laacher See in Germany indicates magma degassing or [...]

Geokalypse Now

Geschichte der Geologie [2012-01-03 14:21:00]   recommend this post  (237 visits)
Ein Artikel des "Daily Mail", der gestern veröffentlicht wurde, stellt die Frage "Ob ein Supervulkan nur 600* Kilometer entfernt von London bereit ist auszubrechen?" Wie Andrew Alden auf seinem Blog "Geology.About" bemerkt: wenn eine Schlagzeile [...]

El Hierro Erupting Glowing Lava Stones At Night

Volcano Science And News Blog [2012-01-05 04:15:00]   recommend this post  (233 visits)
Video from Earthquake-Report.com shows glowing lava stones floating on the surface of the water during night time as activity again increases at El Hierro. Video shows a very obvious lava blob floating on the surface of the water, and eventually [...]

Wooster’s Fossil of the Week: A Tully Monster! (Late Carboniferous of Illinois)

Wooster Geologists [2012-01-01 06:33:46]   recommend this post  (225 visits)
We have several examples of one of the strangest fossils known: Tullimonstrum gregarium Richardson 1966 — otherwise affectionately known as the Tully Monster. The above specimen is from the Francis Creek Shale Member (Carbondale Formation) at [...]
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