Who Needs Shark Week? Let’s Have Dune Week!

I wrote about the dynamics of colliding sand dunes this week; Brian Romans of Clastic Detritus and Jennifer Ouellette of Cocktail Party Physics also blogged sand dunes without any collusion between us (much less collision). Brian retroactively declared this week Dune Week as a result, and I heartily agree.

Topographic map of the far side of the Moon, from Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter data. Click the image for more information.

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1 Response to “Who Needs Shark Week? Let’s Have Dune Week!”



  1. 1 Sand Dunes at EGU GA 2012 « EGU General Assembly 2011 Official Blog Trackback on November 22, 2011 at 07:04
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