Lava lamps, killer shrimp, and the 3 Little Pigs

Photo by The Environment Agency

Photo by The Environment Agency

Last month I returned to my Earth Science roots as a temporary blogger for Discovery News. In ten posts during April (eight of which I found and pitched from earth science journals) I covered a lot of ground – weather, earthquakes, volcanoes, and of course killer shrimp. Check out my Discovery News ouevre:

Forecast Tool Could Predict Winter Months Ahead
http://news.discovery.com/earth/weather-extreme-events/forecast-tool-could-predict-winter-months-ahead-140402.htm

Lava Lamp Physics and Earth’s Crust
http://news.discovery.com/earth/rocks-fossils/lava-lamp-physics-and-earths-crust-140407.htm

Killer Shrimp Hitching Rides Across UK by Canoe

California ‘Big One’ May Not Be So Big After All
http://news.discovery.com/earth/california-big-one-may-not-be-so-big-after-all-140405.htm

Rivers and Mountains Directly Shape Languages
http://news.discovery.com/earth/rivers-and-mountains-directly-shape-languages-140414.htm

Deep-sea Rocks May Make Smartphones
http://news.discovery.com/earth/rocks-fossils/deep-sea-rocks-may-make-smartphones-140416.htm

Western Wildfires Getting Wilder Every Year
http://news.discovery.com/earth/global-warming/western-wildfires-getting-wilder-every-year-140418.htm

‘False Springs’ May Become Things of the Past
http://news.discovery.com/earth/weather-extreme-events/false-springs-may-become-thing-of-the-past-140422.htm

Tidal Power: Energizer Bunny of Renewable Energy?
http://news.discovery.com/earth/tidal-power-energizer-bunny-of-renewable-energy.htm

Which ‘3 Little Pigs’ House Would Survive a Volcano?
http://news.discovery.com/earth/which-3-little-pigs-house-would-survive-a-volcano-140323.htm

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