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Monthly Archives: April 2013

Mineral Monday: Bismuth By Request

By popular request (ok, by Rose’s request,) today’s Mineral Monday is bismuth! Bismuth is element number 83 on the periodic table, and there are so many weird facts about it, I really have no idea where to start. No, that’s a lie, I do. Let’s begin with a French chemist named Claude François Geoffroy. Geoffroy, who […]

Field Day Friday: Mammoth Cave

It’s been one of those weeks. One of those terrible, awful weeks that everyone just wants to be over and done with. One of those weeks where yes, thank you, I really would prefer to go hide in a cave somewhere rather than stay compulsively glued to the news. This week, my daydream rock-related getaway […]

Watch Movie Online Sausage Party (2016) subtitle english

Sausage Party (2016) HD Director : Conrad Vernon, Greg Tiernan. Producer : Megan Ellison, Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen, Conrad Vernon. Release : July 11, 2016 Country : United States of America. Production Company : Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Animation, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Annapurna Pictures, Point Grey Pictures, Nitrogen Studios Canada. Language : English. Runtime : […]

Barchans on Mars

 Review Android Smartphone Barchan Dune in Namibia Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons Sand dunes are basically mobile piles of millions of tiny bits of rock, sculpted by the wind into fantastic shapes. One of the coolest shapes is today’s weekly geology word, barchan. The Encyclopedia Britannica has the following definition: barchan: also spelled Barkhan,  crescent-shaped sand dune produced by […]

Another Earthquake in Iran, 600-year-old Murder Mystery, and Armor Piercing Cannonballs

  A Scottish Crannog Photo Credit, MB Griggs Today, the news is rightfully dominated by the marathon bombings in Boston, but while we’re mourning, reading about news in other parts of the world might be a helpful distraction. Here’s your weekly round-up of rock-related news.Watch Full Movie Online Streaming Online and Download Geology For the second […]