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Tilting the Earth

16 February 2022 Geology
At https://phys.org/news/2022-02-tilting-earth-crust-ancient-megafloods.html ... the headline caught my attention - tilting the earth's crust governed the flow of ancient megafloods. How does that happen? If the

Geomagnetic excursions and reversals

15 February 2022 Electromagnetism
Marinus van der Sluijs has an article in Nexus magazine on geomagnetic excursions and reversals. Go to https://nexusmagazine.com/product/when-the-aurora-went-global/?v-3e8d115... ... the same subject was covered in

Chalk Drum

14 February 2022 Archaeology
At https://phys.org/news/2022-02-prehistoric-ancient-british-museum.html ... concerns the discovery of a chalk drum - with some interesting zig zag markings. It goes back 5000 years in date, deep

Mandrin Cave

12 February 2022 Archaeology
At https://phys.org/news/2022-02-french-cave-story-neanderthals-early.html ... Mandrin Cave, near Montclinier in southern France, is throwing up an oddity for archaeologists, but unsurprisingly one that supports the recent idea

Fleet Marston

10 February 2022 Archaeology
Having already been aired on Clark Whelton's email list it would be interesting to note what is already known about Fleet Marston, a Roman settlement

Comets Past Future

10 February 2022 Astronomy
At www.sci-news.com/archaeology/hopewell-comet-10515.html ... another link to the Hopewell comet paper exploding over North America. Sent in by Gary. At https://phys.org/news/2022-02-comet-un271-largest.html ... which is another link

Roaming Black Hole

9 February 2022 Astronomy
We've had all kinds of black holes over the last few years - see earlier posts. Now we have a free floating black hole roaming

Magnetic Reconnection and Black Holes

5 February 2022 Astronomy
At https://phys.org/news/2022-02-supermassive-black-hole-flares-simulations... ... black holes, it seems, aren't always dark places, or invisible. Astronomers have seen intense light shows, or flares. Using computer simulation physicists

Ice Age Devon

4 February 2022 Geology
Devon is famous for its red soil and its Cambrian period red rocks which colour that earth. However, fossils of extinct Ice Age animals such

Hopewell Meteor

4 February 2022 Catastrophism
At https://phys.org/news/2022-02-comet-fiery-destruction-downfall-ancient.html ... the Hopewell culture in North America fell into decline 1500 years ago, which is not unlike the setbacks faced by the Romans

Humans in Arabia

4 February 2022 Archaeology
At https://phys.org/news/2022-02-early-human-settlement-arabian-peninsula.html .... evidence that Palaeolithic people repeatedly occupied a rock shelter in southern Arabia has been found, dating back 210,000 to 120,000 years ago.

Moon and Earthquakes

4 February 2022 Geology
William sent in the link, https://yahoo.com/entertainment/sun-moon-could-unleashing-earthquakes-00... ... It begins - what causes lava to gush from volcanoes in plumes of liquid fire? Plate tectoncs. What

Caught by its Tail

3 February 2022 Astronomy
At https://phys.org/news/2022-01-solar-orbiter-comet-tail.html ... the Solar Orbiter spacecraft has flown through the tail of Comet Leonard. In the process data was collected that now awaits analysis.

Coal and Velikovsky

3 February 2022 Catastrophism
Not everything about Velikovsky had anything to do with errant planetary orbits, although that is of course the most obvious point of criticism. He also

Solar Flares

30 January 2022 Electromagnetism
Interesting subject as we await a solar storm next week. At https://phys.org/news/2022-01-scientists-mysterious-finger-like-features... ...  but see also www.nature.com/articles/s41550-021-01570-2 ... where we learn that back in 2019,

Horse Genetics and the Blue Stones

30 January 2022 Ancient history
Horses have been entwined with human history for at least 5000 years. At https://phys.org/news/2022-01-quest-uncover-horse-rewriting-picture.html ... we learn that horses enabled rapid transport and played a

Jupiter's Dance

26 January 2022 Astronomy
Rhodes Fairbridge, a prolific science author in his day, noted that DG King-Hele had in the 1960s, point out a pattern of solar planetary behaviour,

Lightning and Volcanoes and Tonga

20 January 2022 Electromagnetism
At https://phys.org/news/2022-01-volcanic-eruption-hours-long-thunderstorm.... ... a study by the US Geological Survey, with input from NOAA, looked at the Taal eruption in the Philippines, which took place

Novae flares

20 January 2022 Astronomy
At https://phys.org/news/2022-01-frequent-extreme-superflares-nova-v2487.html ... photometric observations of a recurrent nova event, V2487ph, is displaying interesting behaviour. Superflares have been identified from the sources, occurring on a


20 January 2022 Ancient history
Gary sent in a link to Fomenko at www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sdw9s-_mY20 which is basically a summary of Fomenko's ideas in regards AD chronology. There are several other
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