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Geoblogosphere weekly review (22th week of 2016, 312 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. Gunnars Geo-Blog (7 posts)
  2. Investigación GeoPaleoBiológica en Somosaguas (5 posts)
  3. Florian Beckers Vulkan-Blog (5 posts)
  4. Wooster Geologists (5 posts)
  5. Koprolitos (5 posts)
  6. Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal (5 posts)
  7. AGU Meetings (5 posts)
  8. Geotripper (4 posts)
  9. Sauropod Vertebra Picture of the Week (4 posts)
  10. Dinosaur Home - Blogs (4 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. Views of the Mahantango (729 visits)
  2. Gunnars Geo-Blog (631 visits)
  3. Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal (578 visits)
  4. Wooster Geologists (537 visits)
  5. Mountain Beltway (433 visits)
  6. Investigación GeoPaleoBiológica en Somosaguas (430 visits)
  7. Sauropod Vertebra Picture of the Week (370 visits)
  8. Earthly Musings (358 visits)
  9. AGU Meetings (350 visits)
  10. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (331 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. time (9)
  2. science (5)
  3. fossils (5)
  4. people (5)
  5. From the BlogSphere (4)
  6. education (4)
  7. EARTH (4)
  8. geology (4)
  9. Vulkanausbrüche (4)
  10. Allgemein (4)
Top places:
  1. United States (4)
  2. Quinta de Somosaguas (4)
  3. Asia (3)
  4. Questa (3)
  5. Illinois (3)
  6. San Diego (3)
  7. United Kingdom (3)
  8. Arizona (3)
  9. Los Angeles (3)
  10. France (2)
Top stratigraphy:
  1. Cretaceous (4)
  2. Devonian (3)
  3. Cambrian (2)
  4. Permian (2)
  5. Carboniferous (2)
  6. Paleogene (1)
  7. Jurassic (1)
  8. Triassic (1)
  9. Neogene (1)
  10. Quaternary (1)


The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

Results from a short visit to the Florissant Fossil Quarry

Views of the Mahantango [2016-05-24 09:01:00]   recommend this post  (444 visits)
As part of my vacation last fall I had an hour or so to kill in my schedule and happened to be passing near Florissant, Co. The town is well known for the Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument which preserves an ancient lake bed from the Eocene [...]

Wie man dem Unterwasservulkan vor El Hierro seine Geheimnisse entlockt

Mente et Malleo [2016-05-26 22:11:40]   recommend this post  (290 visits)
Am 12. Oktober 2011 brach vor dem Fischerort La Restinga auf der Kanareninsel El Hierro ein Unterwasservulkan aus. Angekündigt hatte sich die Eruption schon längere Zeit durch eine steigende seismische Aktivität, so dass man einigermaßen [...]

Friday fold: Castile Formation GIGAmacro

Mountain Beltway [2016-05-27 12:24:40]   recommend this post  (264 visits)
I’ve posted here before about the extraordinary intra-layer folds in the varved evaporite deposits of West Texas’ Permian Basin, but today I can go one better and offer a GIGAmacro look at these lovely folds: Link GIGAmacro by Callan [...]

The Biggest Earthquake Ever Recorded

Gunnars Geo-Blog [2016-05-27 20:30:00]   recommend this post  (262 visits)

Wooster’s Fossils of the Week: Echinoderm holdfasts from the Upper Cambrian of Montana

Wooster Geologists [2016-05-27 06:01:39]   recommend this post  (260 visits)
The white buttons above are echinoderm holdfasts from the Snowy Range Formation (Upper Cambrian) of Carbon County, southern Montana. They and their hardground substrate were well described back in the day by Brett et al. (1983). We have these [...]

Lake Mead At Lowest Levels Ever

Lake Scientist [2016-05-26 21:59:29]   recommend this post  (258 visits)
The story coming out of Lake Mead last year was lower water levels. This year, it’s not much different, except that the water body has continued to go even lower.[...] The post Lake Mead At Lowest Levels Ever appeared first on Lake

Tropical Storm For Memorial Day? Maybe

Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal [2016-05-27 00:08:24]   recommend this post  (257 visits)
A tropical storm making landfall on the U.S. coast on Memorial Day weekend is almost unheard of, and I think it may have never happened before. It might this year though, and the record warm oceans are playing a role. An area of disturbed weather [...]

The Arizona Daily Sun Newspaper Runs and Article on "Grand Canyon: Monument to an Ancient Earth"

Earthly Musings [2016-05-26 16:00:00]   recommend this post  (252 visits)
In the May 25 edition of the Arizona Daily Sun, reporter Emery Cowan takes a look at the controversy that inspired my newest book, "Grand Canyon: Monument to an Ancient Earth." Cowan relates how huge portions of the American public believe the [...]

Nuevo cocodrilo, nuevo reconocimiento

Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) [2016-05-27 10:03:00]   recommend this post  (250 visits)
Nunca es tarde si la dicha es buena. O, al menos, eso afirma un refrán español. En cualquier caso, las últimas semanas que se han ido llegaron cargadas de buenas noticias. Por un lado, conocíamos que la revista Cretaceous Research acababa de [...]

Grímsfjall volcano preparing for an eruption (also known as Grímsvötn)

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [2016-05-27 01:52:12]   recommend this post  (246 visits)
On Wednesday 25-May-2016 a small earthquake swarm took place in Grímsfjall volcano (also known as Grímsvötn), none of the earthquakes that took place managed to reach the magnitude 1,0, many of the earthquakes where shallow and might be … [...] | Impressum