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Stories by Dana Hunter

A Snippet o’ Subduction Zone Goodness for Ye

If I ever become ridiculously rich, I’m going to open up a geological theme park. Can you imagine the rides? Earthquakes, volcanoes, landslides, and more – all very exciting...

January 8, 2015 — Dana Hunter
It’s a Brand New Year! What Are We Gonna Do With It?

It’s a Brand New Year! What Are We Gonna Do With It?

Hello, and welcome to 2015 at Rosetta Stones! Are you ready for incredible geological goodness? Yes? Excellent! I’ve got Plans for ye: We’ll continue our Creation Earth Science Education...

January 6, 2015 — Dana Hunter
Smilin’ Stone and a Super-Sweet Rip-Up Clast

Smilin’ Stone and a Super-Sweet Rip-Up Clast

Sorry I’ve been gone so long! My kidneys conspired with some bacteria in order to attempt murder upon me, probably because they’re tired of me threatening to donate the one that used to get all the kidney stones...

November 6, 2014 — Dana Hunter
Bay Area Chance of a Lifetime: See Tanya Atwater at the Randall Museum!

Bay Area Chance of a Lifetime: See Tanya Atwater at the Randall Museum!

This Thursday, Tanya Atwater will be speaking at San Francisco’s Randall Museum. For free! Her talk is about Living in the Plate Boundary, and it sounds awesomesauce: Superstar Geophysicist Tanya Atwater, will present an incredible and amazing series of images and ideas on the geologically active San Francisco area...

October 14, 2014 — Dana Hunter
Six Snubbed Women in Science

Six Snubbed Women in Science

Someone (if only I could remember who!) recently linked this 2013 NatGeo article: 6 Women Scientists Who Were Snubbed Due to Sexism. Rosalind Franklin is there, of course, but there are also women I’d never heard of: Esther Lederberg, Chien-Shiung Wu, and Nettie Stevens...

October 8, 2014 — Dana Hunter
Readers’ Experiences with Creationist Education

Readers’ Experiences with Creationist Education

Our preliminary foray into the world of creationist earth science education encouraged many of you to share your own stories. I want to make sure they don’t languish unread in the comments section...

October 2, 2014 — Dana Hunter
A Rather Important Anniversary

A Rather Important Anniversary

I’m terrible at remembering anniversaries and worse at communication, so this post commemorating an important anniversary is a day late.

September 21, 2014 — Dana Hunter
Finally! The Perfect Book for Geology-Loving Comic Book Fans!

Finally! The Perfect Book for Geology-Loving Comic Book Fans!

Have you dreamt of a richly-illustrated, geology-themed superhero comic for kids? One that not only gets the science right, but encourages great study habits, turns ordinary encounters into fantastical geologic adventures, models kindness and heart-warming family dynamics, and encourages creativity, all without talking down to kids for an instant?...

September 10, 2014 — Dana Hunter
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