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Geoblogosphere weekly review (40th week of 2014, 498 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. News (11 posts)
  2. State of the Planet (9 posts)
  3. Ontario-geofish (8 posts)
  4. Utah Geological Survey - blog (8 posts)
  5. Koprolitos (6 posts)
  6. Louisville Area Fossils (5 posts)
  7. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (5 posts)
  8. Dinosaur Home - Blogs (4 posts)
  9. Netzwerk für geowissenschaftliche Öffentlichkeitsarbeit (4 posts)
  10. Wooster Geologists (4 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. Watershed Hydrogeology Blog (707 visits)
  2. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (693 visits)
  3. Ontario-geofish (625 visits)
  4. News (618 visits)
  5. (578 visits)
  6. Utah Geological Survey - blog (468 visits)
  7. Chinleana (463 visits)
  8. Paleoseismicity (448 visits)
  9. State of the Planet (432 visits)
  10. Louisville Area Fossils (386 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. Interesting (10)
  2. NEW ON THE WEB (6)
  3. colleagues (5)
  4. General Earth Institute (5)
  5. ARGENTINA (5)
  6. Paleontologia (4)
  7. History (4)
  8. University (4)
  9. post (4)
  10. Nachrichten (4)
Top places:
  1. United States (10)
  2. Utah (7)
  3. California (6)
  4. Germany (4)
  5. Rome (4)
  6. Museo Di Paleontologia (4)
  7. Pacific Ocean (3)
  8. Illinois (3)
  9. China (3)
  10. Kansas (3)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Devonian (5)
  2. Jurassic (4)
  3. Triassic (4)
  4. Cretaceous (4)
  5. Carboniferous (3)
  6. Ordovician (3)
  7. Mesozoic (2)
  8. Silurian (2)
  9. Neogene (2)
  10. Paleogene (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

After the dam comes down: groundwater-stream interactions and water quality effects of restored and unrestored reaches in northeastern Ohio

Watershed Hydrogeology Blog [2014-09-28 22:23:32]   recommend this post  (640 visits)
The Watershed Hydrology lab will be out in force for the Geological Society of America annual meeting in Vancouver in October. For the last few days, we’ve been sharing the abstracts of the work we are presenting there. AFTER THE DAM COMES [...]

Triassic Research at the 4th International Paleontology Congress - 2014

Chinleana [2014-09-30 07:56:00]   recommend this post  (389 visits)
Wishing I could have joined my colleagues this week for the 4th International Paleontology Congress in Mendoza, Argentina.  There is a large amount of Triassic research being presented at this meeting. Here is the link to the abstract

What Else Happened? II – More Tails of Pterosaurs

The Bite Stuff [2014-09-28 23:31:15]   recommend this post  (314 visits)
Continuing a story of the low-key, not-Spinosaurus paleontological papers recently published, discussing our bizarre Mesozoic macrofauna, this installment covers a few pterosaur tidbits. The first of these is an amazing assemblage of scattered bones [...]

Bárðarbunga volcano daily update 02-October-2014

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [2014-10-03 01:03:27]   recommend this post  (312 visits)
This information is going to get outdated quickly if anything happens in Bárðarbunga volcano. Current status in Bárðarbunga volcano at 23:03 UTC The eruption in Holuhraun continues at the same rate as before. There are no signs of … [...]

The known unknowns – the outstanding 49 questions in Earth sciences (Part III)

GeoLog-The official blog of the European Geosciences Union [2014-10-03 13:00:02]   recommend this post  (285 visits)
We continue exploring the biggest conundrums in Earth sciences in this third post of the known unknowns. In the two previous instalments of the series we’ve discovered what the major questions still to be answered about the early days of planet [...]

Magnitude 3.4 earthquake near Miami, Arizona

Arizona Geology [2014-09-28 12:46:00]   recommend this post  (280 visits)
There was a magnitude 3.4 earthquake on Sept. 20, 17 miles NNW of Miami and 63 miles east of Phoenix, at 1:03 p.m.   [Right, the orange star marks the epicenter.   Credit

Bardarbunga Volcano Video

Central Arizona Geology Club [2014-10-03 00:20:00]   recommend this post  (277 visits)
Check the GoPro video of the fissure eruptions of Bardarbunga IcelandHot!!!Harry

Underwater landslide may have doubled 2011 Japanese tsunami [2014-09-30 08:27:14]   recommend this post  (272 visits)
A seismologist at the University of Tokyo believes that the monstrous tsunami that was responsible for so much damage and loss of life during the 2011 Fukushima earthquake may have been a result of a submarine landslide the size of Paris. The [...]

5 th PATA Days in Busan, Korea, news from the meeting, field trips

Paleoseismicity [2014-09-28 03:04:03]   recommend this post  (268 visits)
The second day of the meeting revealed very nice and interesting talks of the Korean geologists and paleoseismologists, which was an excellent preparation for the upcoming post-meeting field trips on the following days. Talker of the day was Dr Tom [...]

Happy Karl Terzaghi's Birthday 2014! [2014-10-02 14:53:25]   recommend this post  (268 visits)
It's October 2 again, and today would have been Karl Terzaghi's 131st birthday. As I was reflecting on Terzaghi and some of his quotes, I was reading a passage from Professor's Goodman's biography1 that described a talk that he gave in 1924 entitled [...] | Impressum