The Quantum Pontiff

Category archives for Geology

I’m in D.C, attending the sorters meeting for the APS March meeting. Traveling in early December is always nice as the planes seem to be empty (*stretch*) and sheesh, it’s downright balmy here in D.C. Now I’ve absconded to a second rate hotel in the middle of what I can only guess is somewhere near…


As someone who was born on a lunar eclipse (explains a lot, no?) the 40th anniversary of man walking on the moon has a special place in my heart. Okay, that sentence makes no sense (I was born on a lunar eclipse however), but anyway everyone is all abuzz about the anniversary of the moon…

Musings From the Edge

San Andreas Cores

The scientific data, it wants to be free! San Andreas Fault Observatory at Depth: “You are currently viewing Hole E – Run 1 – Section 1” Cool.