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Wednesday, 10 May 2017

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EGU Conference 2017: Trying out a new type of interactive presentation 

Earth & Solar System [2017-05-10 16:41:10]  recommend  recommend this post  (87 visits) info
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Vienna: One of the most culturally rich and diverse capital cities in the world and home to this years’ European Geosciences Union (EGU) annual meeting. I was fortunate enough to attend this meeting during the first part of the week in … Continue reading →

New ‘Meteorite hunt!’ activity 

Earth & Solar System [2017-04-04 11:56:12]  recommend  recommend this post  (3 visits) info
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Earth and Solar System has a new fun activity called ‘Meteorite hunt!’ we have been trialing with group members and put into practice at the Science Museum Lates event last Wednesday in London. Funded by a grant from the Royal … Continue reading →

<i>Flat Earth</i>: An Astonishingly Good Book about a Very Bad Idea 

Rosetta Stones [2017-03-26 03:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (2 visits) info
Shaquille O'Neal should definitely read this -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Magnificent Mount Saint Helens Photos, Part 6 

Rosetta Stones [2017-02-21 06:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (4 visits) info
We continue our exploration of the USGS photograph database. In this edition, we have some truly spectacular summer eruption photos -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Magnificent Mount Saint Helens Photos, Part 5 

Rosetta Stones [2017-01-31 06:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (3 visits) info
Enjoy these treasures from the USGS database eruption and aftermath images -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Geologists Have an Incentive to be Naughty 

Rosetta Stones [2016-12-23 20:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (5 visits) info
Why you should never try to get a geology buff to behave by threatening them with coal in their stocking. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

The Light of Science 

Rosetta Stones [2016-11-27 23:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (5 visits) info
Those who claim ignorance is bliss don't know a thing. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

The Real Story of Plymouth Rock 

Rosetta Stones [2016-11-24 21:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (7 visits) info
Learn about the erratic past of one of America's most famous rocks -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

The Prettiest Rock: Blueschist Edition 

Rosetta Stones [2016-10-31 23:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (16 visits) info
In which I answer a reader's question and show you something spectacular -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

A Delicious Selection of Mount Rainier Photos 

Rosetta Stones [2016-10-20 06:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (113 visits) info
Enjoy the fruits of our fall trip to one of the country's best volcanoes! -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Moon Over Mount St. Helens 

Rosetta Stones [2016-10-13 06:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (38 visits) info
An epic photo from an epic trip. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Earth Science Week: "Geology helps the land tell you stories" 

Through the Sandglass [2016-10-08 18:11:25]  recommend  recommend this post  (7 visits) info
It's this year's Earth Science Week - see the American Geosciences Institute and Geological Society of London sites). I have periodically attempted to join the celebrations with posts on the "Nine big ideas" and the associated videos, Earth Science

Ice Age Adventures! Seattle's Burke Museum, Part 4 

Rosetta Stones [2016-10-01 00:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (7 visits) info
We continue our tour of the Burke Museum, where we meet a mastodon and see some ancient art -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Sandscapes of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge 

Through the Sandglass [2016-09-26 12:20:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (11 visits) info
I have just returned from an utterly memorable two weeks in the stunning, extraordinary, landscapes of Iceland. I have never seen anything quite like it. Iceland is, quite simply, unique - and wonderful. There will undoubtedly be further bulletins,

July/August Best o' the Geoblogosphere 

Rosetta Stones [2016-09-20 06:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (20 visits) info
Thrills! Chills! Exploding mountains! And some of the prettiest images of the Grand Canyon you ever did see -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Mud Mountain Dam: Good Clean Fun! 

Rosetta Stones [2016-09-14 19:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (8 visits) info
Mud Mountain Dam is a fascinating, record-breaking earthen dam—and right on the way to one of our favorite volcanoes! -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Please read this 

Through the Sandglass [2016-09-02 16:01:01]  recommend  recommend this post  (5 visits) info
Erik Klemetti is an assistant professor of Geosciences at Ohio's Denison University and he writes Eruptions, a blog about all things volcanic for Wired. A few days ago, he put up the following which I sincerely hope will be

Discovering the Discovery Lab! Seattle's Burke Museum, Part 3 

Rosetta Stones [2016-08-24 06:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (41 visits) info
Today, we visit the Discovery Lab at the Burke Museum and get to act like a bunch of exploring kids! -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Cascades, Volcanoes and Fantastic Fossils! Seattle's Burke Museum, Part 2 

Rosetta Stones [2016-08-04 06:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (8 visits) info
Welcome to the second leg of our Burke Museum visit! In this one we get to meet a very awesome sabre kitty, enjoy some of the prettiest rocks and fossils ever, and lie in the center of a volcano -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Gemstones and Dinosaurs--Oh My! Seattle's Burke Museum, Part 1 

Rosetta Stones [2016-07-31 06:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (4 visits) info
Visiting Seattle with kids? Want geology? In this installment of our occasional series on the subject, we're visiting Burke Museum, which has got plenty of hands-on geology and paleontology for the... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
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