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Slip Sliding Away

Full title: An Investigation of Two Peat Slope Failures in the Wicklow Mountains

Creator / Author: N. Boylan and M. Long

Item Type / Page count: 141 more words

West Wicklow Studies

October 20, 1790 (a Wednesday)

On this date, the Scottish fruit-grower Patrick Matthew was born. He is notable for having proposed the principle of natural selection as a mechanism of evolution over a quarter-century earlier than did Charles Darwin and Alfred Russel Wallace. 694 more words

History

Two Great Events - Friday and Saturday!

The Friends have two great events coming up at the end of this week – don’t miss your chance to register for them!

On Friday, Oct. 162 more words

Murphys Point

Digging Up the Past in Tucumcari, New Mexico

Traveling is always full of surprises, but some of them are a little more unexpected than others.

A world-class dinosaur museum in little Tucumcari, New Mexico? 266 more words

Tucumcari

The Origin of Halloween

During the Vedic Period, from 3700 to 687 BC, the planet Mars approached and orbited the Earth one hundred times. It remained in this special geostationary orbit for about fourteen and a half years. 611 more words

Catastrophism