Posts tagged ‘geology’

September 30, 2019

Lava meditation

by allthoughtswork

I’m dying to see lava up close, hear it, smell it, respect it. Vulcanology nut.

That glassy crackling, alone, is sexy.

September 8, 2019

Brushing up on disaster

by allthoughtswork

I’ve watched around four dozen videos and documentaries on the level 9 Japan earthquake and tsunami in 2011 with good reason: The impending Cascadia megathrust fault earthquake off our Oregon coast has a disturbingly good chance of being that disaster’s twin or even it’s ugly big brother.

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August 24, 2019

Australia is drifting so fast, GPS can’t keep up

by allthoughtswork

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Yup, good ol’ fashioned plate tectonics are screwing with brand new technology because Oz is moving north. The headhunters of Papua New Guinea are gonna have some competition in the next millennia.

August 13, 2019

Britain is made of volcanoes

by allthoughtswork

July 29, 2019

La Palma gonna getcha

by allthoughtswork

June 11, 2019

Yet another reason Florida is basically fucked

by allthoughtswork

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May 9, 2019

“Honey, maybe we should move…”

by allthoughtswork

At the fifty-second mark you find out just how big that boulder is when the farm house comes into view.

Imagine standing in your window with your morning coffee and seeing THAT hurtling towards you. The coffee would kick in a lot quicker that day, I can tell you. At both ends.

February 17, 2019

Ancient Earth

by duncanr

visit this website – ancient earth – enter an address or a region, and select a date ranging from zero to 750 million years ago to see how the Earth looked back then

February 3, 2019

Don’t fuck with a geologist

by allthoughtswork

They rolled a rock behind her car¬†as revenge to block her in. “Asshat neighbors, say hello to my little auto-chipper!”

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January 23, 2019

The day Niagra Falls fell

by allthoughtswork