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101 American Geo-sites

Callan Bentley (Mountain Beltway) recently started a geo-meme in which he took Albert Dickas’ list of <i>101 American Geo-Sites You’ve Gotta See</i> and …

You Say “Sinkhole”, I Say “Landslide”

<i>Edit (3/4/13): If you’ve found this post through a search for information on the sinkhole that occurred on February 28, 2013 in Florida, please visit</i> …

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Nothing About This Year's Winter Weather Patterns Is Likely to Change Any Time Soon

Neanderthals cleared of driving mammoths over cliff in mass slaughter

Heaps of mammoth and woolly rhino bones found piled up at the foot of a cliff were thought to be the grim results of Neanderthals driving the beasts over the edge.<p>The piles of bones are a major feature at La Cotte de St Brelade on Jersey, one of the most spectacular Neanderthal sites in Europe. But …

South Korea warns Japan over comfort women review

<b>South Korean President Park Geun-hye has warned Japan it will only bring isolation on itself if it reviews a statement acknowledging its wartime use of sex slaves.</b><p>She called on Japan to embrace "truth and reconciliation".<p>Japan apologised in 1993 to survivors of the many thousands of women who were …

Gorgeous Then-and-Now Panoramas Show US National Parks 80 Years Ago and Now

The National Parks Services and Gigapan recently put together a photography project that takes a comparative look at two of America’s best-known …

At 4.4 Billion Years Old, Oz Crystals Confirmed As World's Oldest

Scientists have used a powerful new technique to prove that some tiny crystals found in Western Australia are indeed the oldest known materials formed on Earth.<p>Back in 2001, scientists reported that one of the zircon crystals was about 4.4 billion years old — so old that not everyone believed …

Meteorite smashes into moon in largest lunar impact ever recorded

Astronomers have captured the moment a lump of rock slammed into the moon with so much force that the bright flash could be seen from Earth with the naked eye.<p>The 400kg (63st) meteorite, travelling at 61,000 km/h (40,000 mph), punched a fresh crater on the moon's surface some 40 metres wide in what …

California Is Finally Set to Get Rain, But It Won't Quench the Drought

How extreme is the drought in California? Right now the federal government says that every square mile of California is in some state of drought—and …

The Creative Crochet Collective

Houndstooth Afghan Pattern Available

<b>*Update 7/3/14*</b><p>The Houndstooth Afghan Pattern is no longer available for free, but rather can be purchased for download in the Grace Elizabeth’s Etsy …

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How to Crochet Standing Stitches

Last week we started the next part of the pattern for our Little Boy Blue Blanket crochet along. In seeing that all the corner triangle parts would …

CROCHET: I Love Moss Stitch

One of my absolutely favourite stitches<p><b>PATTERN HOW TOO:</b> <br>US Terms in black, UK Terms in brackets in red <br>NOTES: Moss stitch has a tendency to tighten …

12 Stunning Examples of Digital Monochrome Photography

Black and white as a description may be considered a misnomer in that the images are not ordinarily starkly contrasted black and white but combine …

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Inside Flipboard / February 14, 2014<p>Cosmopolitan Magazine has been around for over 100 years—first as a family magazine, then as a literary magazine. …

16 Medicines That Might Shock You

7Up with lithium- 1930s and 1955<p>Symmetrel (amantadine)- 1986<p>Heroin for coughs, by Bayer- 1901<p>Cogentin (benztropine)- 1972<p>Cannabis tincture- …

Ask A Physicist To Speak At Your Funeral

You want a physicist to speak at your funeral. You want the physicist to talk to your grieving family about the conservation of energy, so they will …

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Viscous cycle: Quartz is key to plate tectonics | #Geology…

More than 40 years ago, pioneering tectonic geophysicist J. Tuzo Wilson published a paper in the journal Nature describing how ocean basins opened and closed along North America's eastern seaboard.<p>His observations, dubbed "The Wilson Tectonic Cycle," suggested the process occurred many times during Earth's long history, most recently causing the giant supercontinent Pangaea to split into today's seven continents.<p>Wilson's ideas were central to the so-called Plate Tectonic Revolution, the …

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Photographer and Canyoneer Explores the Grand Canyon National Park, Captures Breathtaking Views

Dan Ransom is a multi-talented artist in both film and photography, and is passionate canyoneer who works out of Salt Lake City, Utah. Ransom is …