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Tuesday, 13 March 2018

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How much snow accumulates in North America each year? More than scientists thought 

Geospace [21:53:09]  recommend  recommend this post  (16 visits) info
There’s a lot more snow piling up in the mountains of North America than anyone knew, according to a first-of-its-kind study. Scientists have revised an estimate of snow volume for the entire continent, and they’ve discovered that snow accumulation in a typical year is 50 percent higher than previously thought. The post How much snow accumulates in North America each year? More than scientists thought appeared first on GeoSpace.

Deutsche Rohstoff AG: Almonty schließt Abnahmevertrag für Sangdong ab 

Rohstoff Blog [21:32:35]  recommend  recommend this post  info
Garantierter Mindestumsatz von 500 Mio. CAD Mannheim/Toronto. Almonty Industries hat bekanntgegeben, dass es einen Abnahmevertrag für einen Teil der künftigen

The Evolution of Beauty, by Richard Prum 

Mountain Beltway [18:52:05]  recommend  recommend this post  (66 visits) info
This fascinating new work by ornithologist Richard Prum re-examines sexual selection (mate choice) as a driving force of evolutionary change independent of (and sometimes in contradiction to) the mechanism of [...]

Herr der Steine: Berufsgruppe der Gesteinspräparatoren will sich in Freiberg besser vernetzen 

Gunnars Geo-Blog [18:21:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (13 visits) info
     Dank moderner Analysegeräte sind heute erstaunlich genaue Einblicke in den Aufbau von Gesteinen und Mineralen möglich. Untersucht werden aber nicht die natürlichen Steine, sondern extra [...]

Some Mesozoic Time Charts 

Dinosaur Home - Blogs [16:52:47]  recommend  recommend this post  info
This will be mostly a blog showcasing the timezones of the Mesozoic period, as some members have difficulty remembering stages. Enjoy! :-)     Jurassic Time Frame   Here is one of the Cretaceous.

La cotidianidad de la vida en el pasado con Emily Schnall 

Koprolitos [10:15:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (27 visits) info
Emily Schnall es una ilustradora y escultora de Voorhees (Nueva Jersey, Estados Unidos) a la que ya habíamos visto por Koprolitos con su serie "Not A Dinosaur". Muy interesada en la ilustración [...]

Doug Ford off and running -- into a brick wall 

Ontario-geofish [18:50:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (24 visits) info
Everybody told him to lay off on the right-wing social stuff.  Just stick to the economy and you'll win a majority.  But no, he has to pile up the stones on his political grave.  I'm truly sorry, since I [...]

(Another) New Series 

Dinosaur Home - Blogs [16:54:45]  recommend  recommend this post  info
I have decided to try a new series and see where it goes. It is called “Creature Comparisons.” It is where I take any prehistoric animals and compare them. Then at the end I decide who is “better.” [...]

Toba-Eruption: Menschen überlebten in Südafrika 

Florian Beckers Vulkan-Blog [11:32:47]  recommend  recommend this post  info
Vor gut 74.000 Jahren eruptierte auf der indonesischen Insel Sumatra der Calderavulkan Toba. Die Supervulkan-Eruption war so gewaltig, dass beinahe die gesamte Spezies Homo sapiens ausgelöscht wurde. Wie [...]

Spinosaurids Success As Specialized Theropods 

Dinosaur Home - Blogs [03:45:19]  recommend  recommend this post  info
Suchomimus skeleton, showcasing the narrow, elongated rostrum and large arms typical of Spinosauridae. Image by Belinda Hankins Miller (via Flickr) [CC by 2.0] via Wikimedia Commons. Specialized theropods [...] | Impressum