Rock and Roll: The New Madrid Fault System Part II: Some Geological History By Stephanie Osborn

Rock and Roll: The New Madrid Fault System Part II: Some Geological History By Stephanie Osborn Rock and Roll: The New Madrid Fault System Part II: Some Geological History Excerpted from Rock and Roll: The New Madrid Fault System, ©2017 By Stephanie Osborn http://www.stephanie-osborn.com Images in this article are public domain, unless otherwise specified.   … Continue reading Rock and Roll: The New Madrid Fault System Part II: Some Geological History By Stephanie Osborn

Rock and Roll: The New Madrid Fault System Part I: A Geology Primer – By Stephanie Osborn

Rock and Roll: The New Madrid Fault System Part I: A Geology Primer – By Stephanie Osborn Rock and Roll: The New Madrid Fault System Part I: A Geology Primer Excerpted from Rock and Roll: The New Madrid Fault System, ©2017 By Stephanie Osborn http://www.stephanie-osborn.com Images in this article are public domain.   This whole … Continue reading Rock and Roll: The New Madrid Fault System Part I: A Geology Primer – By Stephanie Osborn

What Happened to Spot? A Solar Update By Stephanie Osborn

What Happened to Spot? A Solar Update By Stephanie Osborn http://www.stephanie-osborn.com/ Well, well, well. Other people are sitting up and taking notice: https://www.vencoreweather.com/blog/2017/3/20/1130-am-the-longest-stretch-of-a-blank-sun-since-2010 I’ve been keeping a spreadsheet since late last summer, and here are the results, as of June 6th, 2017. (Quick and easy data source, the daily sunspot image archives from Solarham.) Year … Continue reading What Happened to Spot? A Solar Update By Stephanie Osborn

Snippet from A Small Medium at Large by Stephanie Osborn

Snippet from A Small Medium at Large by Stephanie Osborn Snippet from A Small Medium at Large by Stephanie Osborn, available for pre-order at Amazon now, e-book delivery on April 11, trade paper on April 25.   When Ke’ri Gla’d’s caught a cab at her hotel to head for the Machpelah Cemetery late on Halloween, … Continue reading Snippet from A Small Medium at Large by Stephanie Osborn

Of Ancient Plate Tectonics and Unknown Carbon Reservoirs By Stephanie Osborn

Of Ancient Plate Tectonics and Unknown Carbon Reservoirs By Stephanie Osborn http://www.stephanie-osborn.com   A couple of articles were recently brought to my attention by my particle physicist friend. One of them is a patently alarmist article in a UK newspaper. (http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4226566/Scientists-discover-massive-reservoir-greenhouse-gases.html) The other is the scientific article it purports to reference. (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0012821X16307543/#ec0040) [NOTE: this one … Continue reading Of Ancient Plate Tectonics and Unknown Carbon Reservoirs By Stephanie Osborn

History of the Division One Agency By Agent Sigma (∑) [Formerly known as Stephanie Osborn]

*Sorry to readers and to Stephanie that this is so late.  Our neighborhood is plagued by a pack of coy-wolves, and in the middle of the night they were all making beautiful night music in our backyard, which interfered with sleep a bit. Yes, I should have scheduled it last night, but it was my … Continue reading History of the Division One Agency By Agent Sigma (∑) [Formerly known as Stephanie Osborn]

Solar, Space, and Geomagnetic Weather, Part VII: The Carrington Event By Stephanie Osborn

Solar, Space, and Geomagnetic Weather, Part VII: The Carrington Event By Stephanie Osborn http://www.stephanie-osborn.com “Interstellar Woman of Mystery” Rocket Scientist and Novelist   In August of 1859, during historic Solar Cycle 10, something very strange began to happen. The Sun, as it neared solar max, grew unusually active. It produced prolific numbers of sunspots and … Continue reading Solar, Space, and Geomagnetic Weather, Part VII: The Carrington Event By Stephanie Osborn

Solar, Space, and Geomagnetic Weather, Part VI: Solar-Earth DefCon Levels By Stephanie Osborn

*Sorry, I had this scheduled to go this morning and in a brilliant move scheduled it for 7 pm.  Sorry Stephanie.  And yes, I can totally hear you say “Bless your heart.”-SAH* Solar, Space, and Geomagnetic Weather, Part VI: Solar-Earth DefCon Levels By Stephanie Osborn http://www.stephanie-osborn.com “Interstellar Woman of Mystery” Rocket Scientist and Novelist As … Continue reading Solar, Space, and Geomagnetic Weather, Part VI: Solar-Earth DefCon Levels By Stephanie Osborn

Solar, Space, and Geomagnetic Weather, Part V: Solar Activity and the Activity Indices By Stephanie Osborn

Solar, Space, and Geomagnetic Weather, Part V: Solar Activity and the Activity Indices By Stephanie Osborn http://www.stephanie-osborn.com “Interstellar Woman of Mystery” Rocket Scientist and Novelist Okay, back to bar magnets again. Because the Earth has one. But of course it’s three-dimensional, not like our iron filings on paper example. Imagine picking up the bar magnet … Continue reading Solar, Space, and Geomagnetic Weather, Part V: Solar Activity and the Activity Indices By Stephanie Osborn