The Geological Society of America (GSA) Convention this year will be held in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, on 1-4 November. A record nine karst sessions are offered this year, showcasing the diversity and importance of karst research.
The 2nd International Planetary Caves Conference will be held on 20-23 October 2015 at the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona, USA.
A new book about cave diving and the motivations to practice an engaged activity
The DeepKarst 2016 conference is focused on hypogenic karst, its theory, management, economic reservoirs, and more.
A new web site dedicated to hypogenic caves of Murcia
Did you know?
That orientation is 1. the assignment or imposition of a definite direction in space; the act of establishing the correct relationship in direction, usually with reference to the points of the compass. also, the of being in such relationship. 2. in describing crystal form and symmetry, the placing of the crystal so that its crystallographic axes are in the conventional position. 3. the direction in which an aerial photograph is turned with respect to observer or map. a single photo is best oriented for study when turned so that the shadows are cast toward the observer. 4. directional arrangement of nonspherical grains in a sand aggregate .?
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