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Geoblogosphere weekly review (12th week of 2016, 330 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. State of the Planet (13 posts)
  2. Gunnars Geo-Blog (9 posts)
  3. Koprolitos (6 posts)
  4. AGU Meetings (6 posts)
  5. JOIDES Resolution blogs (5 posts)
  6. Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal (5 posts)
  7. Geotripper (4 posts)
  8. polar soils blog (4 posts)
  9. Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) (4 posts)
  10. GeoLog-The official blog of the European Geosciences Union (4 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. State of the Planet (1140 visits)
  2. Geotripper (770 visits)
  3. Koprolitos (749 visits)
  4. Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal (628 visits)
  5. Gunnars Geo-Blog (574 visits)
  6. Views of the Mahantango (496 visits)
  7. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (448 visits)
  8. AGU Meetings (443 visits)
  9. Arizona Geology (423 visits)
  10. JOIDES Resolution blogs (389 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. climate (8)
  2. scientists (6)
  3. Water (6)
  4. time (6)
  5. Journal of Geophysical Research - Biogeosciences (5)
  6. New York (5)
  7. way (4)
  8. work (4)
  9. Earth (4)
  10. Stratigraphy (4)
Top places:
  1. United States (11)
  2. Oklahoma (4)
  3. Comoros (4)
  4. Death Valley (4)
  5. Egu (3)
  6. London (3)
  7. Newport (3)
  8. Bois d'Arc (3)
  9. Illinois (3)
  10. Switzerland (3)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Jurassic (5)
  2. Devonian (4)
  3. Carboniferous (2)
  4. Silurian (2)
  5. Cretaceous (1)
  6. Triassic (1)
  7. Cenozoic (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Dinocalypse Now

Koprolitos [2016-03-18 08:34:00]   recommend this post  (375 visits)
Chuck Effing Wendig (1976) es un escritor de ciencia-ficción conocido por su reciente novela Star Wars: Aftermath (2015). También se ha dedicado al mundo del cómic (The Shield, Hyperion –creado por nuestro estimado Roy Thomas- y, el próximo [...]

4 small quakes in northwest Arizona last week

Arizona Geology [2016-03-13 04:19:00]   recommend this post  (344 visits)
There were four earthquakes in northwest Arizona between March 7 and 11, ranging in size from magnitude 1.3 to 1.9. March 7 - M=1.7 March 8  - M=1.3 March 11 - M=1.9 March 11 - M=1.7 This area of the state lies at the southern end of the [...]

Wooster’s Fossils of the Week: A Jurassic seafloor assemblage

Wooster Geologists [2016-03-18 05:01:55]   recommend this post  (330 visits)
Images from fieldwork this week. These are all fossils exposed on a single bedding plane in the Matmor Formation (Middle Jurassic, Callovian) exposed in Makhtesh Gadol. I found them many years ago while working through the stratigraphy near the top [...]

Californians Are Ready for Recycled Water

State of the Planet [2016-03-18 21:06:37]   recommend this post  (322 visits)
Water reuse is a proven technology that can produce a drought-proof sustainable water supply. Yet historically, there has been some reluctance to adopt it here in the United States. Xylem commissioned a poll to try to better understand perceptions [...]

Coelospira virginia brachiopod from the Bois d'Arc formation of Oklahoma

Views of the Mahantango [2016-03-19 08:01:00]   recommend this post  (315 visits)
When I'm out collecting I often pick up anything that looks like it might be a fossil and sometimes I know what it is while other times it just looks similar to another shell. Such is the case with Coelospira virginia. This is a very small shell [...]

This Is Why The Record Warmth is Not Natural

Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal [2016-03-19 03:27:18]   recommend this post  (306 visits)
Lots of talk about the global record temperatures that both NOAA and NASA (They do separate calculations) announced this week, but here’s something that doesn’t get as much attention, and should. Look at the graph above, it shows two [...]

A Far Too Rare Scene in These Parts in Recent Years: Flooding on Dry Creek

Geotripper [2016-03-15 23:54:00]   recommend this post  (304 visits)
The latest storm to pass through Central California dropped 1.28 inches of rain in my backyard gauge, giving us 4.26 inches for the month of March, and about a third of a normal year's precipitation in the space of just ten days or so. By the time [...]

Bergstürze (Videos)

Mente et Malleo [2016-03-15 21:53:17]   recommend this post  (297 visits)
Videos über diverse Erdrutsche und Bergstürze habe ich hier ja schon ein paar mal eingestellt. Ich bin der Meinung, dass gerade diese bewegten Bilder uns sehr viel über diese doch sehr rasch ablaufende Geologie erzählen können. Und das auch [...]

Scenes from a Superbloom: Death Valley 2016 (Part 1 of 2)

Geotripper [2016-03-18 04:38:00]   recommend this post  (287 visits)
I could have made up a detailed geological description of the geology of this alluvial plain at the south end of the Death Valley graben. This is a geology blog, after all. But we were there in the middle of February during the most extraordinary [...]

Deep earthquakes in Askja volcano (15-March-2016)

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [2016-03-16 02:14:09]   recommend this post  (270 visits)
Yesterday (15-March-2016) an earthquake swarm took place in Askja volcano. This was an deep earthquake swarm, with deepest earthquake having the depth of 18,7 km and the shallowest earthquake with the depth of 14,9 km. The earthquake swarm … [...] | Impressum