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Thursday, 14 September 2017

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Landslides from the Kaikoura earthquake part 1: the Seafront landslide (also wrongly known as the Seaward landslide) 

The Landslide Blog [23:20:13]  recommend  recommend this post  (8 visits) info
Helicopter images of the very large Seafront Landslide, also known as the Cow Slide, triggered by the Kaikoura earthquake in New

Add Some Medieval Math To Your Next Science Night! 

BEYONDbones [22:36:07]  recommend  recommend this post  (7 visits) info
By Jayme Schlimper, HMNS Outreach Presenter With school finally back in session, it’s time to start thinking about all the ways we can make learning all the important things as painless as possible. If you’re anything like me, math is not your favorite subject. It’s confusing at times and difficult to imagine all those numbers

AZGS STATEMAP 2017 deliverables: Delivered! 

Arizona Geology [20:21:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (6 visits) info
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Pilotprojekt zur CO2-Speicherung erfolgreich beendet 

Gunnars Geo-Blog [18:54:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (50 visits) info
     Nach 13 Jahren erfolgreicher Forschungsarbeit geht das Projekt Ketzin jetzt zu Ende. In der Stadt an der Havel hat das Deutsche GeoForschungsZentrum GFZ erforscht, ob sich Kohlenstoffdioxid (CO2) [...]

Mapping Ancient Oceans 

GeoLog-The official blog of the European Geosciences Union [16:24:44]  recommend  recommend this post  (66 visits) info
This guest post is by Dr Grace Shephard, a postdoctoral researcher in tectonics and geodynamics at the Centre of Earth Evolution and Dynamics (CEED) at the University of Oslo, Norway. This blog entry describes [...]

Research visit to China 

Earth & Solar System [14:15:01]  recommend  recommend this post  (10 visits) info
In 2016 we had a visiting student Xiaojia Zeng who was funded by the Chinese Academy of Sciences to come to Manchester for six months and study in our group. He is based in the Lunar and Planetary Science [...]

El cráneo de Concavenator en el 77th Annual Meeting de la SVP 

Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) [08:01:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (9 visits) info
Concavenator ha sido despiezado y repartido por el mundo, los brazos se contaron en Salas de los Infantes, el esqueleto axial viajó hasta Munich en la EAVP y, ahora, la pieza que faltaba: el cráneo, ha [...]

Sharp increase in earthquake activity in Öræafjökull volcano 

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [19:36:14]  recommend  recommend this post  (67 visits) info
There has been increasing earthquake activity in Öræfajökull volcano in recent months. This increase is slow but it seems to be happening at faster phase to my surprise. For the first time the earthquake [...]

Revising a poster 

Sauropod Vertebra Picture of the Week [18:19:34]  recommend  recommend this post  (69 visits) info
Yesterday, Matt and I showed our posters in a two-hour session at SVPCA, as two of about thirty. It was actually a hugely positive experience, and it’s left me wondering whether to prefer posters to talks at [...]

Impressions from the European Meteorological Society’s annual meeting in Dublin  

Real Climate [16:17:16]  recommend  recommend this post  (17 visits) info
The 2017 annual assembly of the European Meteorological Society (EMS) had a new set-up with a plenary keynote each morning. I though some of these keynotes were very interesting. There was a talk by Florence [...]

Los dinosaurios en bicicleta de Drew Northcott 

Koprolitos [12:06:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (59 visits) info
El británico Drew Northcott suma cerca de tres décadas de experiencia en ilustración y ha trabajado para firmas como IBM, Adidas, intel o Future Publishing. A finales de 2009 se realizó una exposición [...]

It’s Time for a 21st Century Hurricane Scale 

Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal [07:51:44]  recommend  recommend this post  (28 visits) info
Most folks are familiar with the Saffir Simpson hurricane scale and while it’s very useful, it also has some drawbacks. It’s greatest attribute is that the public understands it, but I’m not alone among [...] | Impressum