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Rosetta Stones

Rosetta Stones

Adventures in the good science of rock-breaking.

Smilin’ Stone and a Super-Sweet Rip-Up Clast

Smilin’ Stone and a Super-Sweet Rip-Up Clast

Sorry I’ve been gone so long! My kidneys conspired with some bacteria in order to attempt murder upon me, probably because they’re tired of me threatening to donate the one that used to get all the kidney stones.

November 6, 2014 — Dana Hunter
Bay Area Chance of a Lifetime: See Tanya Atwater at the Randall Museum!

Bay Area Chance of a Lifetime: See Tanya Atwater at the Randall Museum!

This Thursday, Tanya Atwater will be speaking at San Francisco’s Randall Museum. For free! Her talk is about Living in the Plate Boundary, and it sounds awesomesauce: Superstar Geophysicist Tanya Atwater, will present an incredible and amazing series of images and ideas on the geologically active San Francisco area.

October 14, 2014 — Dana Hunter
Six Snubbed Women in Science

Six Snubbed Women in Science

Someone (if only I could remember who!) recently linked this 2013 NatGeo article: 6 Women Scientists Who Were Snubbed Due to Sexism. Rosalind Franklin is there, of course, but there are also women I’d never heard of: Esther Lederberg, Chien-Shiung Wu, and Nettie Stevens.

October 8, 2014 — Dana Hunter
Readers’ Experiences with Creationist Education

Readers’ Experiences with Creationist Education

Our preliminary foray into the world of creationist earth science education encouraged many of you to share your own stories. I want to make sure they don’t languish unread in the comments section.

October 2, 2014 — Dana Hunter

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