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Geoblogosphere weekly review (42th week of 2012, 700 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (32 posts)
  2. Arizona Geology (14 posts)
  3. DC Geology Events (9 posts)
  4. WeBlog Aragosaurus (8 posts)
  5. State of the Planet (8 posts)
  6. The Dragon’s Tales (7 posts)
  7. Geology News (7 posts)
  8. Ontario-geofish (6 posts)
  9. Geology in the West Country (6 posts)
  10. Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) (6 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. News (1105 visits)
  2. Arizona Geology (837 visits)
  3. Geology News (492 visits)
  4. Sauropod Vertebra Picture of the Week (435 visits)
  5. Geowaves (394 visits)
  6. BEYONDbones (373 visits)
  7. Magma Cum Laude (361 visits)
  8. DC Geology Events (360 visits)
  9. Earthly Musings (357 visits)
  10. WATCH FOR ROCKS - Travels of a Sharp-Eyed Geologist (354 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. Similar Posts (8)
  2. Daily Geology Photos (7)
  3. Interesting (7)
  4. geology-related photos (7)
  5. geological (7)
  6. Energy (6)
  7. California (6)
  8. Geology News (6)
  9. summary (6)
  10. flickr (6)
Top places:
  1. United States (20)
  2. Brazil (6)
  3. Illinois (5)
  4. Arizona (4)
  5. Utah (4)
  6. Washington (4)
  7. United Kingdom (4)
  8. Boulder (3)
  9. Argentina (3)
  10. Texas (3)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Jurassic (7)
  2. Cretaceous (3)
  3. Devonian (3)
  4. Silurian (2)
  5. Carboniferous (1)
  6. Ordovician (1)
  7. Paleogene (1)
  8. Quaternary (1)
  9. Cambrian (1)
  10. Mesozoic (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Discussing Biology Letters with the Royal Society

Sauropod Vertebra Picture of the Week [2012-10-13 00:36:01]   recommend this post  (342 visits)
Last Friday I got an email from Dr Stuart Taylor, Commercial Director of the Royal Society, wanting to set up a phone-call to talk about the issue I raised about the editorial procedure on Biology Letters. I got back to him with my Skype handle, but [...]

Fall Colors Are Peaking 10 Days Later Than the early 1980′s

Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal [2012-10-13 07:05:38]   recommend this post  (324 visits)
The fall colors in America are peaking over 10 days later now than 30 years ago. How can you determine such a subjective thing as when fall colors are peaking? Well, that’s just as interesting as the results! Take a look at the graph below [...]

Field trip etiquette

Magma Cum Laude [2012-10-13 00:14:47]   recommend this post  (312 visits)
I just spent three days on another great field trip to Bancroft, Ontario, and while I will post photos of the fabulous structural features we were observing, I thought I'd also put down some thoughts about how to comport yourself as a participant on [...]

ASU is not eliminating Geology program

Arizona Geology [2012-10-08 02:10:00]   recommend this post  (307 visits)
ASU is not eliminating the geology program. A colleague forwarded messages circulating among geoscientists around the country in response to an article by ASU President Michael Crowe in the October issue of Scientific American ("A.S.U. [...]

"Game Changing" Images From The Mars Rover Curiosity

Earthly Musings [2012-10-12 20:19:00]   recommend this post  (304 visits)
I thought for sure that the national airwaves would be buzzing endlessly about the discovery of river-worn pebbles by the Mars rover Curiosity on September 27. The announcement was made to the usual temporary fanfare and faded away predictably in [...]

Geology Photo of the Week #7 – Oct 7-13

GeoSphere [2012-10-09 20:12:30]   recommend this post  (303 visits)
Sorry this post is a bit late…the Thanksgiving holiday was Monday, class this morning and then hockey! Anyway,  for the 7th edition of Photo of the Week we travel to the Pancake Rocks, in Punakaiki on the west coast of New Zealand’s [...]

Hippies Use Back Door

WATCH FOR ROCKS - Travels of a Sharp-Eyed Geologist [2012-10-07 10:00:03]   recommend this post  (295 visits)
Honestly, isn’t life the ultimate crapshoot? One day you decide to roll the cosmic dice, take your chances, look for Some Kind of Sign, and basically hope for the best. Recently I took a chance and rolled those polka–dotted cubes with [...]

Daily Geology Photos – October 13

Geology News [2012-10-13 18:23:43]   recommend this post  (290 visits)
A summary of photos posted on flickr today, tagged with “geology.” Displayed below are 26 geology-related photos were added to flickr today. Similar Posts on Geology News: Daily Geology Photos – October 24 Daily Geology Photos [...]

Catch Dr. Bob Bakker and David Temple in a new History Channel documentary this Thursday night

BEYONDbones [2012-10-09 22:44:29]   recommend this post  (281 visits)
Mark your calendars and fluff your cushions — the paleontology team at HMNS is set to get some major coverage on the History Channel this Thursday, Oct. 11 thanks to a premiere documentary: How the Earth Made Man. From the … Continue reading [...] | Impressum