July 20, 2006

Some science is nicer than others

This is a map of the Pacific plate subducting under the Australian. It’s creating New Zealand:

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I heard a talk about GeoNet last week, at the 4WCSCM conference and was quite impressed. It seems to be an excellent, well-run program.

And their site scenery is hard to beat:

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Another siteAnother site

Very cool. Be sure and check out the hourly-updated volcano camera:

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Suddenly I want to watch Lord of the Rings again.


Science


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