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Geoblogosphere weekly review (28th week of 2012, 622 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (24 posts)
  2. Arizona Geology (14 posts)
  3. Theropoda (10 posts)
  4. State of the Planet (10 posts)
  5. About Geology (8 posts)
  6. GeoLog-The official blog of the European Geosciences Union (8 posts)
  7. Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings (7 posts)
  8. Geology News (7 posts)
  9. I think mining (7 posts)
  10. Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) (7 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings (1385 visits)
  2. Arizona Geology (1297 visits)
  3. News (1011 visits)
  4. State of the Planet (806 visits)
  5. Through the Sandglass (742 visits)
  6. Theropoda (473 visits)
  7. Volcano Science And News Blog (441 visits)
  8. Geotripper (372 visits)
  9. About Geology (357 visits)
  10. Mountain Beltway (351 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. (8)
  2. Geology News (7)
  3. earthquakes (7)
  4. flickr (6)
  5. Similar Posts (6)
  6. Climate (6)
  7. USGS (6)
  8. Daily Geology Photos (6)
  9. dinosaurs (6)
  10. summary (6)
Top places:
  1. United States (16)
  2. Brazil (12)
  3. Canada (6)
  4. Arizona (6)
  5. Illinois (5)
  6. China (5)
  7. Colombia (5)
  8. Texas (5)
  9. Ohio (4)
  10. Pacific Ocean (4)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Jurassic (8)
  2. Ordovician (5)
  3. Silurian (4)
  4. Cretaceous (3)
  5. Quaternary (2)
  6. Paleogene (2)
  7. Neogene (2)
  8. Devonian (1)
  9. Mesozoic (1)
  10. Carboniferous (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Colours of the "ghastly blank"

Through the Sandglass [2012-07-01 07:50:18]   recommend this post  (742 visits)
Playas, creekbeds, dunes, hills. The interior of Australia was popularly referred to in the nineteenth century as "the ghastly blank." It remains in reality a harsh land, but one of extraordinary beauty and breath-taking

ASU's Lawrence Krauss discusses new book on Colbert Report

Arizona Geology [2012-07-05 05:32:00]   recommend this post  (351 visits)
Lawrence Krauss, from the ASU School of Earth and Space Exploration, went toe to toe with Stephen Colbert on the Comedy Channel's Colbert Report recently, debating the premise of his new book "A Universe from Nothing: Why There Is Something [...]

Getting There = 0.5*fun

State of the Planet [2012-07-03 10:31:12]   recommend this post  (341 visits)
Hello from the land of the midnight sun! We have just arrived by way of the famous Dalton Highway at Toolik Field Station, a Long Term Ecological Research site of the University of Alaska Fairbanks. We pulled up to the station just in time for [...]

Just an unnecessary tease

Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings [2012-07-04 20:55:25]   recommend this post  (332 visits)
I’ve been hinting off and on for a couple of weeks that I have something significant in the pipes and it’s due out this time tomorrow (assuming the journal sticks to the publication date and time it told me). So I thought I’d be a [...]


Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings [2012-07-03 18:45:33]   recommend this post  (315 visits)
Readers will remember a beautiful fossil from the Solnhofen being shown on here back in November of last year. People who have access to the internet will probably now now that yesterday the first formal publication on this animal came out. [...]

Interview with Steve White

Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings [2012-07-02 13:39:24]   recommend this post  (307 visits)
Typical isn’t it, you wait six months for a new palaeoart interview and then two come along at once. Today’s entry is Steve White. Steve may not have the profile of some of his colleagues but has produced some beautiful artworks. Most [...]

Nabro Volcano, Eritrea, Has Seismicity In The Region

Volcano Science And News Blog [2012-07-02 06:12:00]   recommend this post  (287 visits)
Nabro volcano, which had until recently been dormant (or considered by some to be extinct), erupted last year on July 12th, 2011, with a rather large ash cloud followed by a massive lave flow that covered several square kilometers. This eruption [...]

“AstroArts”-Gewinnspiel: Lösungen & Bekanntgabe der Gewinner

Solscape [2012-07-02 02:45:33]   recommend this post  (280 visits)
Hier sind nun die richtigen Lösungen zu den Fragen des Gewinnspiels: 1. Welches berühmte Experiment wurde, in leicht abgewandelter Form, von einem der Apollo-Astronauten auf dem Mond wiederholt, um damit die Richtigkeit einer physikalischen [...]

Introducing Bellubrunnus

Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings [2012-07-05 23:01:44]   recommend this post  (275 visits)
Visitors to the Solnhofen Museum in Germany in recent years might well have seen a delightful specimen of a small Rhamphorhynchus on display. While clearly a nice little find, it was hard to see too much detail under the glass given how a) small it [...]

Baja quake felt in Yuma

Arizona Geology [2012-07-01 20:21:00]   recommend this post  (266 visits)
Residents from San Diego to Yuma report feeling the M4.6 earthquake that hit northern Baja California last night around 8:25 pm local time. [Right, shake intensity map. Credit, | Impressum