Posts for August 2018

Tectonics and Earth ResourcesDrawing 3D geological structures with sketchup

I discovered this week-end that it is possible to script sketchup, an application to draw objects in 3D. Here is a first test with two semi-transparent inclined planes, and their intersection lineation. The possibility to use scripts instead of the […]

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  2. Eleanor

    Hi David, My daughter is also interested in finding fossils. We've been to the Swansea Head one, it's great. But we are not sure about the address in Mulbring. Could you please pass the address to us? Can the public access Mulbring? Thanks heaps in advance. Eleanor

  3. David Boutelier

    Mulbring quarry is easily accessible. https://goo.gl/09p9X1 Swansea, is the rock platform, so even easier at low tide. You can see fossilized tree trunks... Have fun with the boys

Earth SciencesWhat is Earth Science?

Tom Doyle attended the University of Newcastle Central Coast open day as a representative of Earth Science. Tom’s presentation was well received by students and peers generating an interest in all facets of Earth Science. If you would like to […]

Tectonics and Earth ResourcesAnother way to look at strain

Here is another way to look at strain from PIV analysis of analogue models. After computing all the spatial derivatives of the velocity or incremental displacements field, the 2D small strain tensor can be assembled. Below I calculated the principal […]

Recent Comments

  1. Arthur Vachon

    Great work! That is the kind of info that are meant to be shared around the net. Disgrace on search engines for not positioning this submit higher! Come on over and seek advice from my site . Thanks =) N/A

  2. Eleanor

    Hi David, My daughter is also interested in finding fossils. We've been to the Swansea Head one, it's great. But we are not sure about the address in Mulbring. Could you please pass the address to us? Can the public access Mulbring? Thanks heaps in advance. Eleanor

  3. David Boutelier

    Mulbring quarry is easily accessible. https://goo.gl/09p9X1 Swansea, is the rock platform, so even easier at low tide. You can see fossilized tree trunks... Have fun with the boys

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