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Dust flux, Vostok ice core
Two dimensional phase space reconstruction of dust flux from the Vostok core over the period 186-4 ka using the time derivative method. Dust flux on the x-axis, rate of change is on the y-axis. From Gipp (2001).
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Merry Christmas from China
Christmas in China.
Life-sized saxophone-playing Santa.
"Psst! Kid! Santa's got a lollipop for you! No? How about a candy cane? Santa's got a present! Why don't you sit in Santa's mouth and tell him what you want for Christmas?"