Pompeii

Pompeii

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I didn't expect it to, but visiting Pompeii affected me deeply.  I don't look at ancient calamities the same way any more.

The Frank Slide, Alberta

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Come see one of the biggest and most accessible avalanches anywhere -- the Frank Slide in Alberta.  It even has its own visitor center!

Upcoming Field Trips

Mesa Falls, Yellowstone Region

Upcoming posts will include:
USA:  
Yellowstone and its neighborhood (several trips)
Hebgen Lake Earthquake Area
Grand Canyon
Mt. Rainier
Mt. St. Helens 
Crater Lake
Newberry Caldera 
the San Andreas (all of it!) 

Calaveras Fault at Hollister, California

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(Above) The Calaveras fault, a branch of the San Andreas, creeps through Hollister, displacing everything in its path.


Yellowstone Region: Island Park and Mesa Falls, Idaho

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Some of the best things to see at Yellowstone -- especially Geology -- are just outside of the park.


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