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Call vermell: making wine in the red streets of Mallorca

Recent work for Son Prim, a small family-run vineyard in Mallorca, made me think again about the red soil known in Mallorquín as call vermell… 210 more words


Moving on...

So, after almost 7 years as a postdoc at UWA, it’s almost time for me to move on. I’ve accepted a 3 year postdoc at JCU in Townsville starting in 3 weeks. 285 more words


Geology of Peninsular Malaysia

Geology of Peninsular Malaysia (2009)
Edited by C.S. Hutchison & D. N. K. Tan

Hardcover, 479 pages. Inclusive of Geological Map of Peninsular Malaysia, scale 1 000 000. 139 more words


Hugh Miller

Hugh Miller is not only Cromarty’s ‘most famous son’, he would be on many a list of ‘Great Scots’. Born in 1804 his name belongs in the ranks of the truly influential geologists and although he died when only 54 he made a huge impact in his chosen field. 872 more words

The Highland Naturalists

Geology Books in Chennai (Madras) Libraries

Not exactly a “geoscience” post but something related and important. Yes, this is about Geology books.

Let me clarify what I mean when I say “books on Geology”. 919 more words

Book Review

Geological Field Guide to Langkawi

Geological Field Guide to Langkawi
by Lee Chai Peng

Welcome to Langkawi, the Island of Legends. The Langkawi group of 104 islands located some 30 km off the coast of Perlis and 112 km north of Penang is a paradise for geologists. 3,121 more words