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5 March 2018
Landslide weirdness – a landslide as a “crashed UFO”
A video has gone viral on Youtube, apparently showing a crashed UFO on South Georgia,. In reality it shows the runout path of an elongate boulder that was a part of landslide from a permafrost affected mountain
23 August 2015
The rockfall physics of Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner
Wile E. Coyote often tried to catch the Road Runner using rockfalls. Unfortunately he failed to understand how hard it is to predict landslide behaviour, especially in cartoon land.