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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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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
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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.
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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
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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,
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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
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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,
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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
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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
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Fomenko

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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