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Wednesday, 07 November 2018

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Drat - Global temps do not plummet 

Ontario-geofish [22:22:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (5 visits) info
Staying steady.  Here is my amplification. Still propped by those micro El Ninos but still below their trend which is way below the carbon hypothesis trend.  Accounts for the Arctic ice volume increase, but I was hoping for so much more.... ps.  Ha!  Mid-latitude northern hemisphere has had a drop, but it is generally fuzzier, but I'll trumpy-take it! pps.  global temps are

Consulting for a Sustainable Future 

State of the Planet [20:06:22]  recommend  recommend this post  (29 visits) info
First Environment talks the importance of integrating economic and environmental sustainability at a Speakers Series' event on October

Earthquake activity in Grímsvötn volcano 

Iceland Volcano and Earthquake blog [19:34:25]  recommend  recommend this post  (50 visits) info
During the night there was an earthquake swarm in Grímsvötn volcano. Largest earthquake in this swarm had a magnitude of 2,6 and other earthquakes were smaller in magnitude. Earthquake activity in [...]

Pacific current flows like El Nino, but no heat 

Ontario-geofish [17:15:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (5 visits) info
This is fascinating, and I'm still waiting the global temps.  Since the Arctic ice volume is up, I expect global temps (gt) to be down.  Although the reverse current is chugging along, there is no heat [...]

Arctic Ice Volume Staying in the Pack 

Ontario-geofish [12:45:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (5 visits) info
It's doing well.  As we know from the news, the barges couldn't get in to the Arctic communities because things stayed iced in. It's starting to cut in again, and I'm expecting that it will really zoom up [...]

Mannen rockslide: The postman always rings twice; two post-glacial stability crises with multiple catastrophic rock-slope failures – is there more to come? 

The Landslide Blog [09:10:26]  recommend  recommend this post  (31 visits) info
Recent research shows that the problematic Mannen rockslide in Norway has shown two previous phases of extensive activity. Guest post by Paula Hilger of NGU The post Mannen rockslide: The postman always rings [...]

Geology Fun Fact - Magnetic North 

The Geology P.A.G.E. [17:50:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (63 visits) info
Geology Fun Fact Myth: My compass points to the North PoleThe Magnetic North Pole is not in the same location as the Geographic North Pole. In actuality, it is located near Ellesmere Island in Canada. But [...]

Try something different at EGU 2019– choose a PICO session! 

GeoLog-The official blog of the European Geosciences Union [14:25:43]  recommend  recommend this post  (60 visits) info
Some of the sessions scheduled for the upcoming EGU General Assembly are PICO only sessions. This means that, rather than being oral or poster format, they involve Presenting Interactive COntent (PICO). The [...]

El dinosaurio domesticado de Liu Dao 

Koprolitos [09:55:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (10 visits) info
Liu Dao es un colectivo artístico de Shanghai (China) compuesto por artistas multimedia, escritores, conservadores y expertos en tecnología. Su obra es irreverente, humorística y audaz, explorando la [...]

T. rex mount at New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science 

Sauropod Vertebra Picture of the Week [06:32:17]  recommend  recommend this post  (27 visits) info
The Sunday after SVP, Brian Engh and I visited the museum in Albuquerque. I was quite taken with the mounted T. rex. It’s waaaay more interesting and dynamic than any other T. rex mount I’ve seen. It [...] | Impressum