Apocalypsathon; Post 21/12/12 Appeal…

Send your urgent and much needed donations for those poor unfortunate endotheworlders who were not wiped out (they must be devastated) to schteve’sschwissbanking.ch Please spare a thought and a dime for those not raptured up to heaven in the recent non- apocalypse; give generously, it’s nearly christmas after all… I intend to set up a refuge high…

The Silverpit crater

Crack patterns in ice and rock First a little warning to all volcanoholics: The only direct connection this post has to volcanoes, is the crack pattern of Katla’s cauldrons! In July 2011 geothermal heating caused local melting of Katla’s icecap. Internet soon brought aerial footage of the formation of circular depressions on the ice surface,…

Sleeper Fish… A look at the Taal and Laguna de Bay setting.

Palawan Continental Terrane. “Palawan?” According to Google Translate, it means “Sleeper Fish.” Sleeper gobies are members of the Eleotridae fish family, found predominantly in the tropical Indo-Pacific. There are approximately 35 genera and 150 species. Interesting… sort of. The Palawan Continental Terrane is actually a fairly sizable chunk of material that has perplexed a few…

The Dead Zone

Updated 13 Sep 2012, see end of article. In logic, an assumption is a proposition that is taken for granted, as if it were true based upon presupposition without preponderance of the facts. (Wikipedia) Back around May of this year, Carl asked me to do a series of simulations using KWare’s Heat3D, a program written…