News for Your Neurons
Updated: 4 weeks 5 days ago
Tue, 11/05/2013 - 8:21am
Sometimes it takes as many days as the meeting to catch back up afterwards — which is clearly the case for me after GSA this year. Finally getting almost on track as we hurtle into November. Volcano news! Italy So, ...
Fri, 11/01/2013 - 7:18am
A curious caldera in Chile could be the site of the planet's next giant eruption. Maybe.
Mon, 10/28/2013 - 8:04am
Quick report from the 2013 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting here in Denver. Sunday was a great day for petrologists and volcanologists, with more talks that I could attend without my head exploding. Rather than report on everything, I ...
Fri, 10/25/2013 - 9:00am
So, I’m off to Denver tomorrow for the Geological Society of America Annual Meeting. This meeting, along with the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, are the two largest gatherings of geologists in North America and are always full of exciting ...
Thu, 10/24/2013 - 12:11pm
I might be busy, but this was too cool to pass up. Simon Carn from MTU posted on Twitter an OMI sulfur dioxide map from Suomi NPP that captures the sulfur dioxide plume from the last week’s eruption at Kliuchevskoi, but this ...
Thu, 10/24/2013 - 6:59am
I am feverishly trying to finish my poster for the GSA Annual Meeting that starts this weekend in Denver, but a couple of volcanic news items that I wanted to share: Russia Somewhat unexpected, Zhupanovsky on the Kamchatka Peninsula has a ...
Mon, 10/21/2013 - 7:06am
Russia's Kliuchevskoi erupted last week, and the images are glorious. Wired Science blogger Erik Klemetti picks some favorites from land and space.
Thu, 10/17/2013 - 6:13am
Now that the shutdown is finally over, we can look forward to new images from the NASA Earth Observatory. I had originally started this post to fill in some of the time that we’ve been without the EO, but even ...
Mon, 10/14/2013 - 7:00am
A sudden eruption at New Zealand's White Island highlights the danger of dropping tourists into the crater for daytime sight-seeing.