News from the Geoblogosphere
New from Snet: Lithologs
, a new tool to create lithological/sedimentological logs online..
Tuesday, 21 March 2017
On March 29, the Earth Institute and the M.S. in Sustainability Management program will host the event “Transforming Organizations with Sustainability Management.” The four panelists discuss their work and offer advice for students entering the
As DNA is to tracing human evolution and migration, so various isotope systems are to the evolution of the Earth. One of the most fruitful is the samarium-neodymium (Sm-Nd) system. The decay of 147Sm to 143Nd is used in dating … Continue reading →
Recently while at Death Valley National Park, my wife purchased a geology activity for me to do with our daughter. And since this is a fairly fun and easy activity to do with kids I figured I would pass along [...]
While procrastinating in front of my computer I came across THIS PAGE. I expect that the jokes may elicit a few groans - Some were old when I was a boy in the Holocene.
Rather Nice Geological Photos - Mostly
I found these photos online and thought some of them were rather good. Hope you like them.Geology Porn
Of course, I know that there is "water in the sea" but in this post I will tell you something about the fresh water we use onboard.
The Longdendale dams in the Pennines of northern England were constructed in Victorian times in an area of large, ancient landslides. Unsurprisingly, considerable problems were encountered during
--> El Museo de Ciencias Naturales y el Vicerrectorado de Cultura y Proyección Social de la UZ comienza el próximo 29 de Marzo con el ciclo titulado Encuentros en el Museo que se va a [...]
Dana writes a very nice article on what happens when a pure rationalist enters the world of fanaticism.
He didn't have a chance. That's the thing about the Scientific Method, you either stick [...]
Here’s a guide I made for a photographer who wanted to try out photogrammetry outdoors. Basically, try to get every surface covered from at least a few varying angles, and get sharp images avoiding blur and [...]
Am Sonntagabend hat die Eruption am Ätna auf Sizilien deutlich nachgelassen. Der Tremor ist auf Normalniveau zurückgegangen. Der Lava-Ausstoß endete fast: gestern Abend gab es wieder sporadische [...]
75 Prozent der derzeitigen Produktion bis Ende 2017 gesichert Mannheim/Denver. Die drei Öl und Gas produzierenden US-Tochtergesellschaften der Deutsche Rohstoff