Science: The Earth Disciplines


Understanding begins

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The Earth, understood by sciences, a method by which forces and phenomena are observed and described towards understanding, predicting and interaction consequences.

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Vikings vs Volcano: 1973

1973: Iceland – a fissure opens up and magma and ash force an evacuation on the fishing vessels – and Iceland gains new land. However, the valuable natural harbour is about to be closed in by the magma flows. A … Continue reading


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Volcanoes a personal interest story

Mount Saint Helen’s waking up to ash several hours away in Canada was astonishing. I don’t remember feeling any of the related quakes because I was sleeping. Whenever I have been awake. I have always been able to sense the … Continue reading

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Energy Security: Horse n Water

ICELAND: Sprengisandur is an ancient, unpaved 125 mile-long road – awindswept pass, whose name derives from sprengya, the Icelandic verb for riding a horse to its death, was one of the routes by which residents made the long trek to … Continue reading

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Climate Changed: Hurricane Patricia

the biggest storm since record keeping began is making landfall in Mexico. The airports and roads have been closed after the tourists left.. most of them, apparently there’s some 2,000 Canadians (canada content to justify talking about a story from … Continue reading

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Fracking-induced earthquakes could leave workers vulnerable, says geophysicist

Canada Labour Code Part 2 allows workers to refuse work that is dangerous and deadly when it is not an anticipated condition of employment (military, police, fire, ambulance… that first strike to first responder groups – Search and rescue is … Continue reading

Great illustration of how stereotyping works from cartoonist Randall Munroe of xkcd. For stories of both real-life and fictional girls and women confronting gender discrimination and prejudice, visit our "Gender Discrimination" section at For books for children and teens about girls and women who love math and science, visit our STEM book section at To see more from xkcd, the popular webcomic of "romance, sarcasm, math, and language," which is recommended for adult readers, visit And, since xkcd cartoons are often technical, there's even an explanation site to discuss the concepts within them -- here's the page for this one:

Great illustration of how stereotyping works from cartoonist Randall Munroe of xkcd.
For stories of both real-life and fictional girls and women confronting gender discrimination and prejudice, visit our “Gender Discrimination” section at
For books for children and teens about girls and women who love math and science, visit our STEM book section at
To see more from xkcd, the popular webcomic of “romance, sarcasm, math, and language,” which is recommended for adult readers, visit And, since xkcd cartoons are often technical, there’s even an explanation site to discuss the concepts within them — here’s the page for this one:

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November Storm Winds, Canada, eh

It is too windy to go for a walk. Too windy for a drive actually. the trees are swaying and branches are creaking to resist flying off on their own. power lines will be downed, intersections blinking and traffic not … Continue reading

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From Pi in QM to Mountains Microplated

ScienceWatch! I miss the “I fucking love Science” meme feed from facebook. Discovery Of Pi In Quantum Mechanics A ‘Cunning Piece Of Magic’ : Two University of Rochester scientists have found it lurking in a quantum mechanics formula for the … Continue reading

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Disaster Preparedness: Tsunami

Tsunami Science: Advances Since the 2004 Indian Ocean Tragedy As the 10th anniversary of the Indian Ocean tsunami approaches on Dec. 26, greatly expanded networks of seismic monitors and ocean buoys are on alert for… What we need is … Continue reading

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The Atlantis Myth: The Power of Words

The ONLY story of Atlantis comes to us from Timaeus, a Socratic dialogue, written in about 360 BCE by Plato. It is the only reference until modern eras when people started looking for possible sites for a society that likely … Continue reading

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Deny Delay and Discuss: Disasters and Catastrophic Evolution

Dear Governments: Putting Young Earth Creationists in charge of preparedness and environmental sciences is not okay. disaster weather is not related to what humans do with their genitals, and disasters are not “deserved” or caused by the fact that abortions … Continue reading

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Preparedness: Emergency to Disaster then Recovery

I was a Girl Guide in the 1970s and I learned 2 things: Be Prepared How to Sell 1980 – Mount St. Helen’s, Washington, USA Volcanoes a personal interest story Waking up to ash several hours away in Canada was astonishing. … Continue reading

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Digging It: Trowels Vs Texts

Archaeology Magazine Excavations at a Minoan city in eastern Crete are redefining the island’s Bronze Age history. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The Legend of Atlantis and the Minoans – HistoryWiz Ancient History Could the island of Santorini be Atlantis? A refutation of … Continue reading

Ice creams are a key part of summer – and there's some chemistry in that cone too! More & larger image here:

Ice creams are a key part of summer – and there’s some chemistry in that cone too! More & larger image here:


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The Wahm-bulance Files: James Watson

Undeserved Nobel Prize – he dilatanted his way through university and compiled work stolen from a French chemist who had realized the constant ratio between the 4 acids and Roseland Frankin – both of whom did the actual work. Her last … Continue reading

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Women of Science Posts

AnthroWorld Shocker: Dian Fossey a Martyr I came across this Dian Fossey Documentary from National Geographic and was stunned by  the revelation that she planned her own death.   McGuire was charged and convicted in absentia. This man who worked for … Continue reading

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Towards a Sustainable Planet

IF you use violence/threat of to make your point, you are using and causing terror. This is not freedom of speech – this is terrorism shutting down speech. I should have expected the police to have received multiple reports of … Continue reading

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Earth: scope and scale

2004 the December 26 tsunami made the earth wobble.   I said no way to the first person who told me, my brain could not fathom that   earth, as huge as it is, fixed in the solar system   … Continue reading

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Gaia: Understanding Planet Management

        The Gaia Atlas of Planet Management was one of the textbooks that I still have from my college geology courses. In addition to geology, I took several anthropology courses – so when you consider the earth’s … Continue reading

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Planetary Mnemonics: The Pluto Postulation

Order of planets orbiting the Sun, mnemonic to remember…/mnemonic-device-to-remember-th… Mnemonic device how to remember the order of the planets orbiting the Sun. The first letter of each word gives you the first letter of the planets, in order: Mercury, … Continue reading

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Science: Multi-Disiplanetary Big Light Show Bang Theory

Music of the Spheres, tune into my frequency wave; let there be light! Earth, our home, it’s magnetosphere, gravitional placement, spinning and orbiting in concert with our planetary siblings, in the grand orbital plane until there is light, there is … Continue reading

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Whole Particles

it is only from existence that we can ponder it if there is nothing. there’s nothing to talk about Higgs Boson Could Explain Matter’s Dominance over Antimatter A new theory suggests the Higgs field varied in the early universe, offering … Continue reading


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Climate and Changes

My High School Grade year is 1986.   In the 80s, the discussion was about Acid Rain, Nuclear Prolification and the overdue and pending Ice Age.   In geology 12, I wrote an essay that suggest that the greenhouse effect … Continue reading


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Cow farts and Global Warming

Mad Max: I don’t know nothing about methane. Aunty Entity: You can shovel shit, can’t you? Through the process of digestion, livestock emit 16% of the world’s annual production of methane gas.[6] A groundbreaking 2006 United Nations report found … Continue reading

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The Unintelligent Crafting of Creationism Science

It’s funny that ID/creationists seem to think that any improbability or gap in evolution  means that automatically goddidit wins It’s not really a choice between Evolution and a Sciencey worded Christian Creation Myth. You have to look at the evidence … Continue reading

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Science is a Method, Religion is Backassward

Personal or Layperson Opinions – can be held by anyone – no particular or higher education needed Subject Matter Expert Opinions – educated at a post-high school level and/or work experience with training in an area of specialty information Professional … Continue reading


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Dinos and Adam living in the same cave? Learn to spot fake science.

The Flintstones were a cartoon of The Honeymooners, not a documentary Source: Dinos and Adam living in the same cave? Learn to spot fake science.


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The One About the Space Science Posts

Lessons from the Space Program Most trainees are throwing up in the hallway before they even see the machines. Anticipation of a thing, becomes said thing. Thoughts and balance gyroscopic centered means never being off axis American Version; Canadian Version … … Continue reading

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ScienceWorld: Marie Currie

Curie lived for research and her notebooks still radiate Albert Einstein Told Marie Curie To Ignore The Haters … Dec 9, 2014 – During this time, love letters between Curie and Langevin had been given … Albert Einstein—who had … Continue reading

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The evolution of the science revolution: Alchemy to chemistry to fusion

What Is Alchemy? : Looking to the skies, the alchemists built on what the naturalists figured out, just looking around. Chemists are first to see elements transform at atomic scale Chemists at Tufts University’s School of Arts and Sciences, … Continue reading

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Knowledge: It’s Confirmable, not Revealed

Everyone who clings to the Fallacy of the Ancients is celebrating… well, the ones who celebrate this ancient: Tests reveal Quran manuscript is among oldest in the world, says UK university CNN‎ – 8 hours ago Radiocarbon analysis … Continue reading

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Religion vs Reality Memes

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Mandatory Credit: Photo by Richard Gardner/REX (1430250ad) Mary Anning was a leading fossil collector, Dinosaur Museum, Dorchester, England, Britain Dorset, Britain - Aug 2011

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Richard Gardner/REX (1430250ad)
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Dorset, Britain – Aug 2011

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Civilization 1.0: Ice Aged

  Graham Hancock is an admitted outlier in archaeology, because he is an outsider trying to tell studies and working professionals they are wrong, while he sells many many books to the public. He is a sociologist by education and … Continue reading


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The Easiest Way to Understand Reality is The Insurance Industry

Not sure if climate change really is real or if it might impact you? Try to get disaster insurance for your home and business, including business resumption. Insurance is the last industry were discrimination remains legal. Renter insurance is denied … Continue reading

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Destructive Atmospherics: Tornado

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