The authorSimon Wellings
- Seismology in space
- The Constitution of the Interior of Earth, as Revealed by Earthquakes
- Subduction is not the end
- Paths across the Cheshire Peak
- A new paradigm for Barrovian metamorphism?
- Metamorphic petrology: under pressure and getting stressed?
- Dinosaurs and the dangers of pedantism
- Six amazing facts about what’s under your feet
Search this blog
- On Channel flow – hot rocks, big glaciers and the world’s tallest mountains:
- Charles: Ok. If true, Either possibilities must exist. 1. A corresponding deepening of the Tibetan plate, sea... (9 days 0 hours ago)
- Leon Williams: This is nicely written. These ancient civilizations are amazing. Here is one on the Olmecs... (10 days 14 hours ago)
- Mary: Interesting post, thanks! That’s a wonderful image of those very ancient sediments deep beneath... (37 days 17 hours ago)
- Andy Markou: I find this quite reassuring. I am currently working on a process model for the metamorphic... (39 days 8 hours ago)
- Metageologist: This is fairly common, yes. Eclogites have been stuffed deep into the earth and then pulled out... (61 days 13 hours ago)
- Mindy Newton: I have been finding eclogite from a terminal glacial moraine. I have a few which seem to have... (67 days 18 hours ago)
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.
Based on a work at all-geo.org.
Category Archives: open access
‘Big data’ is the idea that the Internet provides organisations with an unprecedented amount of data that deserves new forms of analysis. The more general idea that sophisticated analysis of big data sets is important is quite topical, just ask … Continue reading
Plate tectonics is the process that underpins much of our understanding of the Earth. It explains manymany aspects of the Earth, from magnetic patterns in oceanic rocks to the distribution of plants and animals. How unusual is it? Well, it … Continue reading
The north of England is dominated by rocks of Carboniferous age, which give it a distinctive scenery and history, where local coal fuelled the world’s first industrial landscape. The geology is extremely well known, because of the importance of the coal … Continue reading