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Monday, 10 June 2024

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Full channel of cold air comes down on UK 

Ontario-geofish [23:01:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (55 visits) info
 Look carefully.  This is what I expect this winter, or next, etc.  This is what happened over Asia last winter, and the one before that.  I am quite convinced that the channel is random, and it has some persistence once it starts.  Of course, the UK has it's fine baby stories of the jet stream doing all this, and I'm glad it makes people happy.  There is

South Dakota Tree-Following: le Chêne à gros acorn 

In the Company of Plants and Rocks [17:46:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (49 visits) info
"An Oak, whose leaves are as large, and which bears such large fruits, is well suited to attract the attention of lovers of foreign cultures, and to find a place in the parks and gardens of a large extent." FA Michaux, 1810 (translated from French). TreeLib photo. In 1785, 15-year-old François-André Michaux traveled to America with his father, André Michaux, Royal Botanist to Louis XVI. They had been provided a commission and instructions to collect unusual plants and useful trees. The [...]

The quarry trench in Leona Heights 

Oakland Geology [17:01:39]  recommend  recommend this post  (22 visits) info
Leona Heights was very different from today at the turn of the last century, though it was still called by that name. “Leona Heights” was a real-estate project that extended into the secluded grassy valley [...]


Theropoda [09:44:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (68 visits) info
Da ieri, è disponibile il mio nuovo libro: RICOSTRUIRE I DINOSAURI: La scienza che dà un volto ai fossili.I dinosauri sono le più celebri creature del passato. Popolarissimi, grazie a documentari, [...]

Everything is cold 

Ontario-geofish [13:18:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (57 visits) info
 Although we are freezing up at the cottage, it is fun that all the clange trials are starting, just as the world temperature goes into an ice cycle freefall.  ps.  in the [...] | Impressum