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Geoblogosphere weekly review (10th week of 2017, 120 weeks ago)


Most active blogs:
  1. JOIDES Resolution blogs (8 posts)
  2. Ontario-geofish (5 posts)
  3. Geology in the West Country (5 posts)
  4. Koprolitos (5 posts)
  5. Gunnars Geo-Blog (4 posts)
  6. Lusodinos- Dinossauros de Portugal (4 posts)
  7. BEYONDbones (4 posts)
  8. Mountain Beltway (4 posts)
  9. Rohstoff Blog (4 posts)
  10. Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog (4 posts)
Most visited blogs:
  1. (485 visits)
  2. Ontario-geofish (477 visits)
  3. Paleoseismicity (461 visits)
  4. Gunnars Geo-Blog (398 visits)
  5. Mountain Beltway (261 visits)
  6. Geology in the West Country (255 visits)
  7. Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal (252 visits)
  8. Geology in Motion (209 visits)
  9. JOIDES Resolution blogs (148 visits)
  10. BEYONDbones (142 visits)


Top keywords:
  1. Allgemein (4)
  2. frontpage (3)
  3. Noticias Paleontológicas (2)
  4. Ilustración (2)
  5. The Sciences (2)
  6. Bárðarbunga (2)
  7. Cómic (2)
  8. Paper (2)
  9. Climate Science (2)
  10. Earthquakes (2)
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      The 10 most frequently clicked posts:

      Eine Atomfalle für die Wasserdatierung

      Gunnars Geo-Blog [2017-02-28 17:41:00]   recommend this post  (337 visits)
           Eine neuartige Datierungsmethode für die Erd- und Umweltwissenschaften steht im Mittelpunkt eines Projekts in der Heidelberger Physik, das von der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) gefördert wird. Dabei geht es um den Einsatz eines [...]

      Seismicity, Fault Rupture and Earthquake Hazards in Slowly Deforming Regions

      Paleoseismicity [2017-02-28 22:48:16]   recommend this post  (244 visits)
      It’s a book! Sometimes, things need time to evolve. And when they finally arrive, all laborious work and cumulated frustration is almost immediately forgotten in a flash of joy, a little bit of pride, and a lot of relief. What sounds pretty [...]

      California Narrowly Averts Disaster at Oroville Dam [2017-02-28 06:43:33]   recommend this post  (223 visits)
      Earlier in February severe rain caused the Oroville Dam in Sacramento to reach capacity. The dam is an earth fill dam approximately 770 feet high, making it one of the tallest dams of this type in the Country. On February 11, water began flowing [...]

      5 Steps to Maximize your gINT and HoleBASE SI Geotechnical Data Archive [2017-02-28 06:44:20]   recommend this post  (218 visits)
      How do you get the most out of the geotechnical data your company or agency spent so much money to obtain? GeoPrac sponsor Keynetix is an expert at answering just that question, and their latest blog post has 5 great tips on how to maximize the use [...]

      Base Isolation as useless as I always said it was

      Ontario-geofish [2017-03-03 16:57:00]   recommend this post  (217 visits)
      Reference I remember when base isolation was a big thing.  I said "Blah, you don't know the physics.', or something like that.  BI was another corruption from 'Shake Table Garbage'.  At that time, the path to engineering glory was to [...]

      New papers on paleoseismology, tsunami, and active tectonics (Mar 2017)

      Paleoseismicity [2017-03-03 11:34:28]   recommend this post  (217 visits)
      It is time for the monthly list of papers that could be interesting for the earthquake geology community. Lots of new papers this time, and too many different topics to list them in detail. Enjoy reading! Middleton, T. A., Elliott, J. R., Rhodes, E. [...]

      Slamming El Ninos Melt the Arctic

      Ontario-geofish [2017-03-02 22:47:00]   recommend this post  (210 visits)
      The El Nino disrupts existing ocean currents and shifts a lot of heat to the Arctic.  That heat is all dumped into space, but on the way it melts the Arctic ice. Here we have the Arctic ice volume the lowest ever.  If you just like to [...]

      Bedding / cleavage intersections at Indian Spring, Fort Valley

      Mountain Beltway [2017-02-27 19:38:19]   recommend this post  (209 visits)
      A new outcrop in Fort Valley shows Devonian fossil-rich mudrocks overprinted by a tectonic cleavage imparted during Pangaea's birth

      Origin of the Moon--redux!

      Geology in Motion [2017-03-02 23:55:00]   recommend this post  (209 visits)
      Ever since Harold Urey proposed his theory for the origin of the Moon in 1952, it's origin has been the topic of debate, a debate that has not yet been settled.  One of the goals of the manned space program to the Moon was to get samples that would [...]

      GOES-16 Loop of Fires in SE Texas

      Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal [2017-03-03 02:39:18]   recommend this post  (208 visits)
      More and more GOES-16 data is coming out as it is calibrated and tested. Look at the images below of fires to the southeast of the Dallas area. There is one image every 5 minutes, but GOES-16 (Launched as GOES-R) can return imagery every 30 | Impressum