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Tuesday, 10 July 2018

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Scientists discover “ghost dunes” on Mars 

Geospace [19:02:05]  recommend  recommend this post  (121 visits) info
Scientists have discovered hundreds of crescent-shaped pits on Mars where sand dunes stood billions of years ago. The curves of these ancient dune impressions record the direction of prevailing winds on the Red Planet, providing potential clues to Mars’s past climate, and may hold evidence of ancient life. The post Scientists discover “ghost dunes” on Mars appeared first on GeoSpace.

Road Song: Stairway to Heaven 

Looking for Detachment [18:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (35 visits) info
Led Zeppelin: Stairway to Heaven (lyrics) Album: Led Zeppelin IV, 1971 I've don't often think of this song as a road song, but it does mention "the road" twice and "two paths" once, so is definitely a road song by any definition. It's also a gold song, for any of you miners out

Linux 4.18 rc4 finally works with Ryzen5 

Ontario-geofish [16:29:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (34 visits) info
After many false hopes, this one seems to be stable, and the screen off power management is working.  The developers must have a lot of these chips.  The kernel mode setting (kms) still isn't working on [...]

Las portadas mesozoicas de Dick Dillin & Sheldon Moldoff 

Koprolitos [08:38:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (53 visits) info
Shelly Moldoff Pionero de los cómic-books [1], en 1953-67 Sheldon Moldoff (1920-2012) fue uno de los “negros” que usó Bob Kane para Batman y realizó la mayoría de las portadas de Detective comics [...]

Neuroanatomía de Lohuecosuchus megadontos en el XVI Annual Meeting de la EAVP 

Dinosaurios (el cuaderno de Godzillín) [08:31:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (33 visits) info
Dentro del simposio acerca de la evolución de los crocodilomorfos que tuvo lugar en el pasado XVI Annual Meeting de la EAVP, A. Serrano Martínez presentó una comunicación describiendo las cavidades [...]

Let's do the whole drugs thing 

Ontario-geofish [14:38:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (42 visits) info
Reference Now that we have big druggies at the top, we should go with this.  Talk about boosting the economy!  The money has to go into guilt-free treatment, like those places that allow you to drink [...]

Tekirdag Province, Turkey: a geotechnical failure caused a derailment, killing 24 people 

The Landslide Blog [08:34:45]  recommend  recommend this post  (31 visits) info
On Sunday a comparatively small geotechnical failure triggered a train derailment in Turkey, killing 24. The accident serves to illustrate the need for vigilance on earthworks on the railway network. The post [...] | Impressum