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Cabinet of Curiosities #4: The Geekmas Edition

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We Geologists are
Bearing gifts we traverse afar
Field and fountain, moor and mountain
Following yonder fossil star…

 

Happy Geekmas to all inhabitants of planet earth (and this famous photo was also taken December 24, 1968 , image credit by NASA)

David Bressan About the Author: Freelance geologist dealing with quaternary outcrops interested in the history and the development of geological concepts through time. Follow on Twitter @David_Bressan.

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