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The Ever Circling Sands of Titan

This image shows hypothetical corridors of sand transport on Titan.  According to the authors of a new paper, these equatorial dunes “may represent a single, global sand sea with west-to-east transport providing sources and sinks for sand in each interconnected basin”. 139 more words


Sledding down a dune on Mars

Have you ever wondered if it was possible to sled down a sizeable dune on Mars? If you have already seen Star Wars VII, you know what we are talking about. 281 more words


News from Italy

ANCIM president Mario Corongiu, mayor of Sant’Antiocco, and island of Giglio mayor Sergio Ortelli at the EXPO MILANO seminar

28 of the small Italian islands are united in ANCIM (Associazione Nazionale Comuni Isole Minori), founded in 1986, representing 36 municipalities with 200,000 islanders, and a key member of ESIN. 328 more words


Latest Publication: Dune Migration on Mars

Cardinale, M., Silvestro, S., Vaz, D.A., Michaels, T., Bourke, M.C., Komatsu, G., Marinangeli, L., (2016). Present-day aeolian activity in Herschel Crater, Mars. Icarus, 265, 139-148. 239 more words


Latest Publication: Martian winds

Jackson, D. W. T., M. C. Bourke, and T. A. G. Smyth (2015), The dune effect on sand-transporting winds on Mars, Nature Communications 515 more words

Sucking Lemons in Sicily

Sicily, the ball to Italy’s boot. The Mediterranean middle dotted with volcanic mountains and islands. We didn’t know much about the area, but were keen to catch up with Matt and Rach on their European holiday. 1,378 more words


Creating Minor Key Chord Progressions

A minor key may add just the right mood to your lyric. Here’s how to create minor chord progression.


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Chord Progressions