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Thursday, 26 November 2015

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PG test pitfalls 

Accidental Remediation [2015-11-26 00:51:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (29 visits) info
A while back, I discussed how I prepared for the ASBOG tests that are required for the Professional Geologist (PG) license in many US states. I mentioned that I did successfully pass both tests (Fundamentals of Geology and Practice of Geology). But when I was actually in the exam room, which parts did I have the most trouble with? I didn't have too much trouble with the Practice of Geology -

local hand specimen 

Accidental Remediation [2015-11-20 23:34:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (36 visits) info
I'm not approached to identify rocks very often. Most of the time I'm working in the field, I'm not in a location that's visible to the public, and when I am, I'm usually not doing something that obviously involves rocks. That's fine because rocks aren't actually my thing. A while back, a maintenance guy working on one of my sites noticed that my business card had a variant of the word

Many Natural Natural remedy Suggestions Which Work Perfectly As Treatments 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-11-09 07:33:58]  recommend  recommend this post  (21 visits) info
Any time many of us think about natural remedies, we most think of these to often be risk-free and effective with little or no potential for dangerous side concerns. While it is true that almost all natural, herb based treatments will not present a significant risk to people who take them, there are some that […] The post Many Natural Natural remedy Suggestions Which Work Perfectly As Treatments appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and

Add a Burst of Flavor to a Regular Salad With Quality Herbs and Recipes 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-11-09 07:28:29]  recommend  recommend this post  (23 visits) info
Many people do not have knowledge about the decoration flowers, herbs and spices. If you are looking for high quality products then you can take help of the service providers. Many service providers are available online who offers effective information and suggestion about varieties of products and services. They are always there to assist people […] The post Add a Burst of Flavor to a Regular Salad With Quality Herbs and Recipes appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and

Friday fold: ptygmatic in northern India 

Mountain Beltway [2015-11-06 13:13:58]  recommend  recommend this post  (33 visits) info

Another image from northern India’s Himalayas, courtesy of Martin Schmidt: The “intestine-like” aspect of this fold has a descriptive adjective in geology: ptygmatic. Gorgeous! Thanks for sharing, Martin. Happy

From the GeoSphere Archives: The Wooden Wall 

GeoSphere [2015-11-05 16:58:47]  recommend  recommend this post  (24 visits) info
It is once again time to write about geology and classics and the incredibly important impact the geosciences had on the ancients and their way of life. My previous post on this topic can be found at... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Geology and the Sustainable Development Goals – Conference Resources 

Geology for Global Development [2015-11-05 16:26:12]  recommend  recommend this post  (30 visits) info
Last week Geology for Global Development gathered 125+ students, recent graduates and professionals to consider the role of the geosciences in the Global Goals for Sustainable Development. Hearing from speakers in industry, academia, government, the public sector and civil society – we considered how we can contribute over the next 15 years to their aims of ending extreme poverty, fighting inequality/injustice, and ensuring environmental sustainability. We’ll be writing a report of [...]

Natural Other options to a Pill 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-11-05 05:11:09]  recommend  recommend this post  (24 visits) info
Hundreds of girls worldwide count on the particular tablet to remove their own possibilities of slipping expecting. Women need to risk-free their particular career prior to they will strategy a family, other medication is too younger to consider becoming a mother or father at this time plus some choose that a family is not a […] The post Natural Other options to a Pill appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and

The Importance of Improving System Impression regarding Weight Loss 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-11-05 05:07:49]  recommend  recommend this post  (25 visits) info

Perhaps there is a link between physique image and weight loss? Research suggests which body positivity may have a profound impact on conditioning good results. Many people still never recognise that weight loss is much more than the energy in/calories away equilibrium. Psychological and emotional aspects participate in an important role. Individuals who are satisfied, […] The post The Importance of Improving System Impression regarding Weight Loss appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and [...]

The 2015 Geoscience Education Academy 

Geological Society of London blog [2015-11-04 13:11:40]  recommend  recommend this post  (25 visits) info

A guest post from Natasha Cowie. Natasha has just finished her GCSEs and plans to read geology at University, and hopefully enter the field afterwards. I was probably around 8 years old when I began to make a small collection … Continue reading

Interim Geologic Map of the East Part of the Duchesne 30’x60′ Quadrangle: Duchesne and Wasatch Counties, Utah (Year 3) 

Utah Geological Survey - blog [2015-11-03 21:22:02]  recommend  recommend this post  (20 visits) info

By: Douglas A. Sprinkel The interim geologic map of the east part of the Duchesne 30’x60′ quadrangle (year 3) consists of eighteen 7.5 minute quadrangles and is the third year of a multi-year project to map and compile the geology of this quadrangle. The quadrangle is located mostly in the western Uinta basin, with the

Fundamental Principles of Mineral Exploration 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-11-03 04:37:35]  recommend  recommend this post  (50 visits) info
The knowledge of aspects associated with mineral down payments is one of the major requirements for geochemical exploration. Understanding concerning the economic size of deposits, the mineralogical type of the aspects, the dimension of the elemental irregularities, etc are a few of the different prerequisites. The main goal of the geochemical expedition is to find […] The post Fundamental Principles of Mineral Exploration appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and

Expert Suggestions For The Most Amazing Wedding Ever 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-11-03 04:34:36]  recommend  recommend this post  (27 visits) info
Preparation a wedding is both an exciting time in addition to a demanding one. You need to work together with your soon to be a partner in order to make it a day that you will certainly both take pleasure in. This article will provide you ideas on exactly how you can make your wedding […] The post Expert Suggestions For The Most Amazing Wedding Ever appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and

3D Images of Magma Below Mono Craters 

Geospace [2015-10-29 18:00:21]  recommend  recommend this post  (35 visits) info

A new conceptual model of the magma system below Mono Lake and Mono Craters in eastern California gives scientists a more detailed understanding of volcanic processes at depth and a better model for forecasting volcanic unrest. The accuracy and high resolution of the new three-dimensional images of the magma chambers and volcanic “plumbing” below Mono Basin give scientists a better understanding of their size, shape and where the next eruption might

November 5th - Decorative & Building Stones / November 7th - Geologists' Association Festival 

Geology in the West Country [2015-10-27 17:02:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (21 visits) info

 Mesozoic; GB
November 5th - The Geology of Decorative and Building Stones at Kingston Lacy; the William Bankes Palladian Mansion and Park, near Wimborne, Dorset.Peter Bath, Dorset Geologists' Association GroupKingston Lacy Hall is a major, but little known, competitor to Chatsworth for decorative polished stone; notably for foreign stones of Grand Tour Provenance. Two dozen notable rocks from the African Precambrian basement, Mesozoic Sediments and many resulting from the Alpine and Apennine Orogenies have [...]

Got geophysics? 

The Way of the Geophysicist [2015-10-27 08:26:23]  recommend  recommend this post  (19 visits) info

 Ordovician; CA
Reading Time: 1 minutes What happens, when a bovine invasion disrupts your measurement? You take a snapshot and let the internet have fun with it. What tearable puns can you come up with? Image credit: Robert Supper The post Got geophysics? appeared first on The Way of the Geophysicist. Related posts: Do we even need math? – Calculus in geophysics and geology Today I want to be Canadian How to score that geophysics job – a data-driven approach

Terrific Organic Horticulture Techniques From The Pros 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-10-23 17:38:02]  recommend  recommend this post  (41 visits) info
From comprehending the correct compost to utilize to growing your seeds at the correct time of the year, the very best manner in which you’ll ever before end up being a natural garden enthusiast is to discover some wonderful strategies on the best ways to expand. Ideally, the pointers you’re concerning to review in this […] The post Terrific Organic Horticulture Techniques From The Pros appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and

Camping Pointer You Should Know Prior to Camping 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-10-23 17:32:37]  recommend  recommend this post  (37 visits) info
You’re going camping as well as you are asking yourself where to begin. Camping is an instead easy satisfaction, however it’s crucial that you make on your own knowledgeable about some fundamental points when it concerns camping. This short article will certainly assist enlighten you on several of things you have to understand for your […] The post Camping Pointer You Should Know Prior to Camping appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and

The Cause of The Volcano Erupted 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-10-22 10:30:25]  recommend  recommend this post  (33 visits) info
What are the leads to of volcanoes? The bring about amongst other things mainly because there exists an increase in seismicity of volcanic, a rise in temperature of the crater, the increase in magnetic waves and electrical power, until the occurrence of deformation in the physique of the mountain, the plates of the earth jostled […] The post The Cause of The Volcano Erupted appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and

The Cause of Typhoon and What To Do 

Liberty, Equality, Geology [2015-10-22 10:25:58]  recommend  recommend this post  (28 visits) info

Typhoon is actually a powerful wind and ordinary persons utilised to phone the hurricane that velocity can attain 120 km/h or additional. The center of the storm, the eyes of hurricanes that low strain can kind a dome of higher water and when the total storm is moving for the mainland so as to encourage […] The post The Cause of Typhoon and What To Do appeared first on Liberty, Equality, and | Impressum