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Geoblogosphere weekly review (39th week of 2014, 411 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (10 posts)
  2. State of the Planet (10 posts)
  3. Utah Geological Survey - blog (9 posts)
  4. Watershed Hydrogeology Blog (8 posts)
  5. Netzwerk für geowissenschaftliche Öffentlichkeitsarbeit (7 posts)
  6. Louisville Area Fossils (7 posts)
  7. Koprolitos (7 posts)
  8. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (6 posts)
  9. Digital Geography (6 posts)
  10. Climate and Geohazards (5 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. Louisville Area Fossils (902 visits)
  2. WeBlog Aragosaurus (747 visits)
  3. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (629 visits)
  4. Watershed Hydrogeology Blog (612 visits)
  5. Netzwerk für geowissenschaftliche Öffentlichkeitsarbeit (537 visits)
  6. News (503 visits)
  7. State of the Planet (465 visits)
  8. Utah Geological Survey - blog (388 visits)
  9. Mountain Beltway (358 visits)
  10. The Bite Stuff (331 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. Interesting (9)
  2. geology (8)
  3. Geological Society (7)
  4. Earth (7)
  5. NEW ON THE WEB (6)
  6. General Earth Institute (6)
  7. abstracts (6)
  8. time (6)
  9. Bárðarbunga volcano (6)
  10. 8230 (6)
Top places:
  1. United States (15)
  2. Vancouver (6)
  3. Atlantic (5)
  4. New York (5)
  5. Museo Di Paleontologia (4)
  6. North America (4)
  7. Rome (4)
  8. Milan (4)
  9. Iceland (3)
  10. Michigan (3)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Jurassic (7)
  2. Cretaceous (5)
  3. Triassic (3)
  4. Quaternary (3)
  5. Devonian (3)
  6. Permian (2)
  7. Mesozoic (2)
  8. Paleogene (2)
  9. Carboniferous (2)
  10. Ordovician (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

The geological and palaeontological record of the K-Pg boundary in terrestrial facies at the southern Pyrenean: State of the Art.

WeBlog Aragosaurus [2014-09-21 19:43:00]   recommend this post  (561 visits)
La semana pasada se ha desarrollado en la localidad ilerdense de Tremp el congreso “Reconstructing the terrestrial end-Cretaceous palaeoenvironments in Europe” donde se ha dado a conocer los últimos e interesantes descubrimientos de [...]

Bárðarbunga daily update 25-September-2014

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [2014-09-25 23:42:30]   recommend this post  (316 visits)
This is the current status of Bárðarbunga volcano at 21:42 UTC. This information might go outdated quickly. Eruption continues in Holuhraun and shows no signs of stopping. The lava field is now larger than 40 square km. I … Continue reading [...]

What Else Happened? I – The Dawn Dryosaur

The Bite Stuff [2014-09-21 06:57:03]   recommend this post  (288 visits)
Ignoring Spinosaurus for now, paleontology came up with a few other announcements in the last few weeks. Some pterosaurs (gotta love them) but also non-theropod dinosaurs! They do exist, they are interesting, but they receive much less press. Over [...]

What’s the point of non-point?

SOILS MATTER, GET THE SCOOP! [2014-09-23 15:00:50]   recommend this post  (278 visits)
Question: What does “non-point source pollution” mean? Answer: What’s the point of non-point? The point is clear once we realize we’re talking about pollution. Non-point source pollutants are water contaminants

Idmonea Bryozoan Fossil

Louisville Area Fossils [2014-09-25 03:30:00]   recommend this post  (265 visits)
Here is a picture of a Idmonea clathrata bryozoan fossil at the Museo di Paleontologia at Sapienza University of Rome Italy. Image taken in June

California Governor Signs Bill Regulating Oil by Rail

Mineral Law Blog [2014-09-26 23:42:08]   recommend this post  (243 visits)
On September 25, 2014, California Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation that will provide California’s emergency responders with more information about trains carrying crude oil and require railroad companies to provide more information about [...]

Crassatella Pelecypod Fossil Evidence of Predation

Louisville Area Fossils [2014-09-23 02:30:00]   recommend this post  (243 visits)
The shell fossil in the first picture shows signs of predation probably from some sort of gastropod. These fossils appear to be Crassatella vadosus pelecypods (named by Morton 1834). They existed during the Cretaceous Period (about 70 million [...]

Ausstellung: Dinosaurier – die Urzeit lebt!

Netzwerk für geowissenschaftliche Öffentlichkeitsarbeit [2014-09-26 16:26:12]   recommend this post  (242 visits)
Die Dinos kommen zurück nach Münster: Ab: 26.09.2014 Wo: Naturkundemuseum Münster/Westfalen

Sensitivity of precipitation isotope meteoric water lines and seasonal signals to sampling frequency and location

Watershed Hydrogeology Blog [2014-09-27 22:21:18]   recommend this post  (222 visits)
The Watershed Hydrology lab will be out in force for the Geological Society of America annual meeting in Vancouver in October. Over the next few days, we’ll be sharing the abstracts of the work we are presenting there. SENSITIVITY OF [...]

Friday fold: passively folded marble

Mountain Beltway [2014-09-26 14:05:28]   recommend this post  (217 visits)
It’s Friday! Here’s Baxter, last Friday, in Athens, Greece. He’s checking out some folds in the marble that’s everywhere in that city: This is a lovely example of passive folding, where all the rock layers being folded have [...] | Impressum