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Geoblogosphere weekly review (28th week of 2012, 580 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. Arizona Geology (1128 visits)
  2. Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings (1117 visits)
  3. News (976 visits)
  4. State of the Planet (721 visits)
  5. Through the Sandglass (677 visits)
  6. Theropoda (458 visits)
  7. Volcano Science And News Blog (367 visits)
  8. Geotripper (355 visits)
  9. I think mining (340 visits)
  10. Mountain Beltway (339 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. (8)
  2. earthquakes (7)
  3. Geology News (7)
  4. dinosaurs (6)
  5. Daily Geology Photos (6)
  6. Colorado Plateau (6)
  7. summary (6)
  8. geology-related photos (6)
  9. flickr (6)
  10. Climate (6)
Top places:
  1. United States (16)
  2. Brazil (12)
  3. Canada (6)
  4. Arizona (6)
  5. Texas (5)
  6. Illinois (5)
  7. China (5)
  8. Colombia (5)
  9. Turkey (4)
  10. Germany (4)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Jurassic (8)
  2. Ordovician (5)
  3. Silurian (4)
  4. Cretaceous (3)
  5. Paleogene (2)
  6. Neogene (2)
  7. Quaternary (2)
  8. Carboniferous (1)
  9. Devonian (1)
  10. Mesozoic (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Colours of the "ghastly blank"

Through the Sandglass [2012-07-01 07:50:18]   recommend this post  (677 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  (284 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  (279 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  (268 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  (250 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  (242 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  (219 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 [...]

Introducing Bellubrunnus

Dave Hone’s Archosaur Musings [2012-07-05 23:01:44]   recommend this post  (209 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 [...]

“AstroArts”-Gewinnspiel: Lösungen & Bekanntgabe der Gewinner

Solscape [2012-07-02 02:45:33]   recommend this post  (206 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 [...]

Baja quake felt in Yuma

Arizona Geology [2012-07-01 20:21:00]   recommend this post  (199 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