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The finite strain ellipsoid diagram by Flinn modified by Ramsay

The finite strain ellipsoid diagram by Flinn modified by Ramsay

It snowed a little bit in Reykjavik last night (Feb. 26th 2017).... Gunnar Freyr, photographer at Visir.is went out for a walk and captured this photo, amongst others...But this one i love!!!

On a cold summer day like this, I'm doing a bit of winter reminiscing. The snowy landscapes seem so far away but before we know it, it will be time for a winter whiteout again. Winter is coming anyone?

Great resource for learning about wind and ocean current patterns.

This image gives a three dimensional view of the global wind circulation patterns dues to unequal heating at the equator and the poles.

Wow...look at that climate fluctuation.  If humans weren't there to cause it, then I wonder what did?  Dinosaur farts?

During the last 2 billion years the Earth's climate has alternated between a frigid "Ice House", like today's world, and a steaming "Hot House", like the world of the dinosaurs. This chart shows how global climate has changed through time.

A blog about geology.

Geometric description of folds

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