Posts Tagged ‘Geology’

Time Travel Through Ancient Texas Reef System

Saturday, September 3rd, 2011

Rocks from the fossil Permian Reef in the Guadalupe Mountains of West Texas are offering clues about changes in sea level and marine life 265 million years ago. Found at YouTube from AggieMedia.

Mammalian Dinosaurs?

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

Measurements dinosaur body temperatures show some were as warm as most modern mammals, suggesting they were fast and nimble like the velociraptors of Jurassic Park. Found at YouTube from caltech.

Fossilized Pollen Reveals A Forrest-Filled Antarctica

Friday, July 1st, 2011

A detailed examination of the first direct and detailed climate record from the continental shelves surrounding Antarctica reveals that the last remnant of Antarctic vegetation existed in a tundra landscape on the continent’s northern peninsula about 12 million years ago. Found at YouTube from RiceUniversity.

Is Japan Sinking?

Sunday, May 29th, 2011

Is Japan sinking? This videographer seems to think so and he provides compelling video footage that would seem to indicate the land is floating on seawater. Found at YouTube from DISCL0SUR3.