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Tuesday, 06 October 2015

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From Rittman to Apple Creek 

Wooster Geologists [2015-10-06 20:45:57]  recommend  recommend this post  (15 visits) info

Geomorphology (Geology 300) has been taking advantage of the good weather this Fall traveling in the area. Above the full class stands on a point bar of the Apple Creek. Waves go out to Brian Merritt who experienced an injury earlier in the semester, we wish his a speedy recovery and sure could use his

Good lectures - October 1st and October 7th 

Geology in the West Country [2015-09-30 12:36:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (26 visits) info

October 1stA Bug’s Life: The role of micropalaeontology in industrial problem solvingProfessor Malcolm Hart, Emeritus Professor of Micropalaeontology at the University of PlymouthMicropalaeontology is the study of microscopic fossils and has been used extensively by the hydrocarbons industry for the stratigraphical correlation of rock successions (especially recovered in boreholes). In many quarrying or engineering projects stratigraphical “control” is also required and this will be [...]

Spending time observing nature provides opportunity to understand changing world around us 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-09-29 04:56:45]  recommend  recommend this post  (25 visits) info
Whether or not you’re fresh to Wellfield Botanic Back yards or are already going to often for some time, this assured continual you’re bound to observe after some time can be: TRANSFORM. Wellfield features occur a considerable ways inside a short time of your time, modifying through the metropolis of Elkhart’s “North Primary Neighborhood nicely […] The post Spending time observing nature provides opportunity to understand changing world around us appeared first on Liberty, [...]

Preserving Seaweed 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-09-28 06:37:56]  recommend  recommend this post  (59 visits) info
Seaweed for elements make the gracilaria sp is often a seaweed belonging into the course of red algae (Rhodophyta) with all the identify of the area are manifold, including: Sango, indicators kasang, beard paddle, jelly corals, gelatin ginger, as well as other. Seaweed clan gracilaria lots of sorts, every single of which has houses of […] The post Preserving Seaweed appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and

Cultivating Dandelion Flowers Garden 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-09-28 06:36:08]  recommend  recommend this post  (53 visits) info
Years by years, the trend to eat dandelions has increased drastically among societies. People often use dandelion as the part of their salad. They don’t even care about the taste. Sometimes, dandelions taste bitter. It’s all about the timing. If you cultivate dandelion flowers garden, you should understand the perfect timing to pick them up. […] The post Cultivating Dandelion Flowers Garden appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and

Maintain The Cleanliness of Rivers 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-09-28 06:34:10]  recommend  recommend this post  (54 visits) info
Nowadays, almost every human being a lot less worried to maintain the preservation of character. They were being too chaotic with the environment of work and don’t pay back focus on the natural situations that were damaged. One of these could be the river. Therefore, in this article we tell some tips on how to […] The post Maintain The Cleanliness of Rivers appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and

Clearance Wedding Rings – Affordable Options for Quality 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-09-28 06:30:49]  recommend  recommend this post  (48 visits) info
If you are searching for clearance wedding rings, it means that you want to get quality but affordable wedding band. Importantly, you should reliable sellers to buy the ring. Always pick a jeweler that offers you with custom made ring. They will give you many options of design to choose. If you decide to buy […] The post Clearance Wedding Rings – Affordable Options for Quality appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and

Geology through Literature - Don Quixote 

The Geology P.A.G.E. [2015-09-18 21:45:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (41 visits) info

The next up on my Geology Through Literature thread is Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes. The story is basically a man who has gone "mad", or more likely has dimentia, who wants to rebuild the knights of old in Spain during a time period when they are considered by most to be merely legends. To do this he battles giants (windmills), evil villains (other people passing by), and massive armies of people (sheep). Although Don Quixote is a rather long book (over 1,000 [...]

Eric Brevik’s work awarded by Geoderma 

G-Soil [2015-09-17 13:09:37]  recommend  recommend this post  (33 visits) info

The review paper The use of electromagnetic induction techniques in soils studies, by James A. Doolittle and Eric Brevik, has been awarded as the Geoderma’s Best Review of 2014. The Geoderma Best Paper Awards are chosen every year since 2013. Candidates are nominated by the Geoderma Editorial Board and a short-list is then created for voting by the editorial Board. The winner of the Geoderma Best Paper Award receives 1 year promotional access to the paper, a certificate and a gift [...]

Environmental Awareness and How to Secure Reuse Plastic Containers 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-09-10 08:47:51]  recommend  recommend this post  (22 visits) info
Environmental Awareness and How to Secure Reuse Plastic Containers awareness of the environment is not only a commitment to future generations, but this is also a need for a commercial company to develop and fulfill their legal obligations. In discussions on this environmental awareness, a company that has a poor environmental record, they can only […] The post Environmental Awareness and How to Secure Reuse Plastic Containers appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and

Often recite Champion, Sabrina Hope So Sunsilk Hijab Hunt Finalists 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-09-10 08:43:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (22 visits) info

Often recite Champion, Sabrina Hope So Sunsilk Hijab Hunt Finalists Auditions Sunsilk Hijab Hunt 2015 entered the second stage on Monday (11/05/2015). Participants who pass the audition stage will then be assessed by the designer Dian Pelangi and representatives of Community Hijabers Medan, Yenni Syahreni Siagian.   Sabrina Cindy Pasaribu Azhari became one of the […] The post Often recite Champion, Sabrina Hope So Sunsilk Hijab Hunt Finalists appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and [...]

Corn maze honors ‘American Sniper’ Chris Kyle 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-09-10 04:21:19]  recommend  recommend this post  (39 visits) info

The owners of an small Georgia farm took a tractor, a worldwide positioning system and seven acres of corn and designed a masterpiece created from maize a few weeks ago honoring American sniper Chris Kyle. Lets Visit hello doctor for Healthy Care “I felt like we had to do something patriotic,” Misty Duren said. “It […] The post Corn maze honors ‘American Sniper’ Chris Kyle appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and

GfGD Annual Conference 2015 – Speaker Introductions (Session 2) 

Geology for Global Development [2015-09-09 11:05:44]  recommend  recommend this post  (25 visits) info

Our 3rd Annual Conference, with the theme Fighting Global Poverty – Geology and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) takes place on Friday 30th October, hosted by the Geological Society of London. Here we introduce the speakers taking part in Session 2, a panel discussion on ‘Geology and the SDGs’… Dr Katherine Royse (Science Director – Environmental Modelling, British Geological Survey) Dr Katherine Royse’s work takes a multidisciplinary approach to [...]

Stuff we linked to on Twitter last week 

Highly Allochthonous [2015-09-08 03:23:17]  recommend  recommend this post  (28 visits) info
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Imaggeo on Mondays: Electron cloud gone wrong 

GeoLog-The official blog of the European Geosciences Union [2015-09-07 12:38:31]  recommend  recommend this post  (29 visits) info

Deciphering the past history of rocks and what they might reveal about the Earth’s future is a key part of geology, and tools such as Ion Probes can be used by Earth Scientists to extract valuable information about a rock’s past. Today’s Imaggeo on Monday’s image was acquired by Sarah Glynn, a researcher at the University of the Witwatersrand, in South Africa, who was analysing a potential calcite reference material (a mineral homogeneous enough to be considered a benchmark for future [...]

California's Endemic: Yellow-billed Magpie on the West Campus, Back from the Brink, Maybe? (from Geotripper's CA Birds) 

Geotripper [2015-09-05 08:42:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (46 visits) info

Note: Occasionally the subject matter of posts that I put on Geotripper's California Birds spills over into areas that may be of interest to those interested in the geology I cover at Geotripper. This is one of them, so I've re-posted it here: California has precious few endemic species of birds. In one sense, this fact seems odd, given the many ecological "islands" in California,

Vagabonding on Dangerous Ground: The Geology That Explains Why North Cascades is a Park Divided 

Geotripper [2015-09-04 23:07:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (52 visits) info

Diablo Reservoir below the peaks of North Cascades National Park. The Turquoise color results from fine silt and clay derived from glaciers. As I described in my last post on vagabonding, North Cascades National Park is the most strikingly beautiful national park I visited but never set foot in. The reasons become immediately clear with a look at the map of the park. There are two

Guest Blog: Micronutrients, Malnutrition and Geology 

Geology for Global Development [2015-09-04 12:30:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (48 visits) info

In January 2015, GfGD took a small group of members to a discussion event hosted by the British Geological Survey, on best practice in international development. Ben Clarke and Eleri Simpson, then final year undergraduates at the University of Leicester (UK) joined the event to share about their fantastic work in Vanuatu. Here they write a guest blog about one presentation that caught their interest…  Mélanges, magmas and micrites are all familiar terms in geology, but what have [...]

A Bird Shangri-La No More: The Moas of New Zealand 

Geotripper [2015-09-02 09:26:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (45 visits) info

Blogging always involves a little bit of free association, where inspiration comes from numerous unrelated events over the course of a few days. I've started my fall semester, and I've met 170 new people over the last week. I've given introductory presentations that describe the reasons a person might want to pursue studies in geology and the earth sciences including a rundown of some of

Geology and Geomorphology of the San Pedro River, Southeastern Arizona- special report released 

Arizona Geology [2015-09-02 03:32:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (42 visits) info

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