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- All of this has happened before, and all of this will happen again: an introduction to How the Earth Works
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- What does it mean to read the literature, really? (Anne’s 2017 #365papers in review)
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- Hurricane Harvey and the Houston Flood: Did Humans Make it Worse? (Part 2: Urbanization)
- On All of this has happened before, and all of this will happen again: an introduction to How the Earth Works:Hurricane Harvey and the Houston Flood: Did Humans Make it Worse? (Part 2: Urbanization):
- Lauren McPhillips: This post is spot-on. Particularly the point about stormwater control measures/ green... Read
- Lyle: Note that there have been near 50 inch rainfalls in storm events in Tx in the past a lot of them being due... Read
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- Tor B: I copied your review of ‘insidious data disasters’ to the Arctic Sea Ice Forum. Thanks for... Read
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- HD: Great post. The article you linked at the end is not OA, unfortunately… Looks like a good one, though. Read
Category Archives: Lusi
The latest from Lusi I’ve just come across an excellent article in Time about Lusi, the mud volcano currently engulfing eastern Java. Entitled ‘A Wound In the Earth’, it’s a good summary of the human impacts, the attempts to contain … Continue reading
The latest from Lusi It’s been some time since I last checked in on Lusi, the mad-made mud volcano, but this account of conditions on the ground in the Christian Science Monitor prompted me to check out the latest satellite … Continue reading
The latest from Lusi It seems that a certain mud volcano is situated less than a 100 km away from the grumbling Mount Kelud, and it is not responding well to the increased geological activity in the area: Separately, a … Continue reading
Was the mud volcano triggered by an earthquake rather than poor drilling practice?
The latest from Lusi The new, government approved method: Under the new scheme proposed by Japanese scientists, double-walled cofferdams will be built to fence in the mud so it serves as a counterweight to the mudflow… So that’s what “inverted … Continue reading