Navigation Links
New from Geology: Fossils, earthquakes, gold, and sea-bed landslides
Date:3/18/2014

y flow density exceeding bed density. The flows produce unique deposits, called turbidites, with internal mud layers, mixed cohesive-noncohesive sediment layers, and various soft-sediment deformation structures. A depositional model for intrabed turbidites is proposed, comprising from base to top: (I1) sand-bearing mud, with an eroded base, dispersed mud, and mud clasts; (I2) muddy sand from the intrabed portion of the turbidity current; (I3) sandy mud with a speckled appearance; and (I4) mud-poor sand from the suprabed portion of the flow. Complete I1I4 turbidites are inferred to dominate locations in nature where the currents mix with the bed and deep erosional scours form, filled with deformed or chaotic sand-mud mixtures. Further downflow, base-missing I2-I4 and I4 sequences signify gradual deceleration, loss of erosivity and termination of intrabed flow.


Major earthquake at the Pleistocene-Holocene transition in Lake Vttern, southern Sweden
Martin Jakobsson et al., Department of Geological Sciences, Stockholm University, 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden. Published online 17 Mar. 2014, http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/G35499.1. Open Access.

Lake Vttern is located in southern Sweden and is the second largest lake in the country. Geophysical mapping and geological coring show striking deformation structures in the soft sediment accumulated on the lake floor. The bottom sediments have drastically been bent downwards in response to vertical tectonic displacements below the lake floor. The vertical displacements reach in places as much as 13 m. The new geological and geophysical data suggest that an earthquake took place in Lake Vttern with an estimated seismic moment magnitudes of about 7.5. Analysis of pollen in sediment infilling of the mapped collapse structures suggest that this major seismic event occurred at about 11,500 years before present. Authors Martin Jakobsson a
'/>"/>

Contact: Kea Giles
kgiles@geosociety.org
Geological Society of America
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Related biology news :

1. The Geological Society of America Journal Geology: Dynamic geoscience
2. New in GEOLOGY: Gems, Darwin, Mars, Hemp, Snowball Earth, a Siberian Impact Crater, and More
3. Geology tracks eruptions, earthquakes, erosion, extinctions & more
4. Glacial buzz-saws, gold in fools gold, fingerprints in sea water, and fluvial iron
5. Seismic zones, river deltas, landslides, fossil reptiles, and more new Geology science
6. Debris flows, landslides, fossil microatolls, paleo-seasonality, and carbonate ore deposits
7. Large, ancient landslides delivered preferred upstream habitats for coho salmon
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/8/2015)... , July 8, 2015 Summary ... and the fourth most fatal, with a mortality rate ... poor prognosis of pancreatic cancer patients has highlighted a ... which is not being met by the current market. ... array of products with varying molecule types and mechanisms ...
(Date:7/8/2015)... SPRINGS, Florida , July 8, 2015 ... constantly evolving as this summer,s must have products such as ... in demand as popularity for biometrics based devices continues to ... are NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ), Google Inc. (NASDAQ: ... Inc. (NYSE: FIT ), GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO ...
(Date:7/7/2015)... , July 7, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... on the growing mobile commerce market announces a revised version of ... week. The commercial will air on CNBC in New ... Angeles and San Francisco metro ... commercial focuses on Wocket,s ability to replace all the cards in ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Frontier Pharma: Pancreatic Cancer - Identifying and Commercializing First-in-Class Innovation 2Frontier Pharma: Pancreatic Cancer - Identifying and Commercializing First-in-Class Innovation 3Consumers Flock to This Summer's Must Have Tech Gadgets as Latest Digital Wallets, Smart Technology & Wearable Products Continue to Grow in Popularity & Functionality 2Consumers Flock to This Summer's Must Have Tech Gadgets as Latest Digital Wallets, Smart Technology & Wearable Products Continue to Grow in Popularity & Functionality 3Consumers Flock to This Summer's Must Have Tech Gadgets as Latest Digital Wallets, Smart Technology & Wearable Products Continue to Grow in Popularity & Functionality 4Consumers Flock to This Summer's Must Have Tech Gadgets as Latest Digital Wallets, Smart Technology & Wearable Products Continue to Grow in Popularity & Functionality 5Consumers Flock to This Summer's Must Have Tech Gadgets as Latest Digital Wallets, Smart Technology & Wearable Products Continue to Grow in Popularity & Functionality 6Wocket Smart Wallet Commercials Airing on CNBC to Showcase This Summer's Must- Have Tech Product 2Wocket Smart Wallet Commercials Airing on CNBC to Showcase This Summer's Must- Have Tech Product 3
... Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology are using ... also known as ARPA-E to pursue two ... the flue gases of coal-burning power plants. ... dioxide emitted in the United States each year. ...
... -- Ben-Gurion University of the Negev,s (BGU) Dr. Moshe Herzberg ... Research Center (BERC) in Nablus received a significant grant to ... East. This study brings together Israelis and Palestinians to address ... over a five-year period. The US-AID ...
... (BMI), a DuPont subsidiary, will lead one of 15 ... energy efficiency of American homes ─ the Building America ... the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), will receive a ... 18 months to deliver innovative energy efficiency strategies to ...
Cached Biology News:ARPA-E funding supports research on carbon dioxide removal from flue gases 2ARPA-E funding supports research on carbon dioxide removal from flue gases 3ARPA-E funding supports research on carbon dioxide removal from flue gases 4NJIT to help lead public/private partnership to develop high-efficiency homes 2
(Date:7/30/2015)... and Dallas, TX, USA (PRWEB) , ... July ... ... innovative nano and microsystems, has appointed Francois Vieillard as Sales & Marketing Director. ... at executive positions, Francois Vieillard will be responsible for reinforcing Tronics’ business development ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... , July 30, 2015   Aratana ... pet therapeutics company focused on the licensing, development ... animals, today announced that its strategic partner VetStem ... dose confirmation study of AT-016, an adipose-derived allogeneic ... the treatment of osteoarthritis pain in dogs. ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... HIGHLIGHTS:Q2 2015 Results (all changes are against the ... $697 million compared to $701 million in the second ... changes in foreign currency exchange rates decreased sales by ... By business unit, organic sales growth was 6% in ... , Reported diluted EPS was $0.98 compared to ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... PARIS , July 30, 2015 ... leader, reports results for the second quarter of ... the group,s results and its performance in different ... transcript:  http://www.eurobusinessmedia.com/ceo-direct/sanofi/sanofi-h1-2015-results-interview-with-ceo-olivier-brandicourt?utm_source=ceo-direct&utm_medium=wire ... - Q2 results - Performance drivers ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Tronics appoints Francois Vieillard as Sales and Marketing Director 2Aratana Therapeutics Announces Positive Pilot Field Study for AT-016 2Aratana Therapeutics Announces Positive Pilot Field Study for AT-016 3Aratana Therapeutics Announces Positive Pilot Field Study for AT-016 4Aratana Therapeutics Announces Positive Pilot Field Study for AT-016 5Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 2Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 3Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 4Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 5Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 6Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 7Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 8Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 9Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 10Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 11Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 12Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 13Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 14Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 15Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 16Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 17Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 18Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 19Sigma-Aldrich (NASDAQ - SIAL) Reports Q2 2015 Sales Of $697 Million And Adjusted Diluted EPS Of $1.01 20
... research by a team of University of Toronto scientists could ... of electronic devices including digital cameras. , Researchers created ... camera that benefits from a phenomenon known as multi-exciton ... current from a device that takes advantage of MEG. ...
... /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Following the announcement on April 30, 2009, ... Human Bionics Inc. ("Victhom", TSX: VHB) and Otto Bock ... of the transaction contemplated by the partnership agreement and ... the concurrent restructuring of its outstanding convertible debentures by ...
... June 18 Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX ) ... President and Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the ... June 23, 2009 at The Fira Palace, Barcelona, Spain. ... are VLP based vaccines helping to shape the manufacturing processes ...
Cached Biology Technology:Victhom announces completion of joint venture agreement with Otto Bock for Neurobionix activities 2Victhom announces completion of joint venture agreement with Otto Bock for Neurobionix activities 3Victhom announces completion of joint venture agreement with Otto Bock for Neurobionix activities 4Novavax CEO to Present at Phacilitate Vaccine Forum Barcelona 2009 2
Anti-gp340 Monoclonal Antibody Description: 100 g Research Focus: cancer & cell proliferation Storage: -20C Shipping Temperature: 4C...
Phospho-FKHR (Thr24)/FKHRL1 (Thr32) Antibody...
Mouse anti-HIV-Imn PND Class: Antibody Product Group: Bacterial and Viral Antigen...
Prostaglandin-E2 receptor EP2/EP3 Market Segment: GPCRs...
Biology Products: