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15 March 2019
Friday folds: two more from Oman and Chuck Bailey
Friday is that special day of the week where we take a break from our hurried lives and gaze longingly at great photos of folded rocks in exotic corners of the world. Today, we return to Oman, and we say, “Oh, man!”
1 February 2019
Friday fold: Two spectacular folds from Oman
The William & Mary “Rock Music” class has returned from Oman, bearing cultural insights and Friday fold photos!
11 May 2012
Friday fold: boxiness in Oman
Max Arndt contributed this week’s Friday fold: (click on the image to get to a larger sized version on Max’s Flickr page) That’s the Warah Formation exposed on the Batain Coast of northeastern Oman. This is the thrust front of a thin-skinned fold and thrust belt. I think it’s just lovely! Max has a ton of other great structure photos on Flickr, he tweets, and he has a blog. Check …
8 March 2010
Video on carbon sequestration in Oman ophiolite
http://www.whoi.edu/oceanus/viewArticle.do?id=61206 (from one of the Skepchicks)