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Can rocks have pressure signatures?
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Recorded pressures in rock would be a very useful measurement for multiple fields of geology. There are many answers to this question that depend on different types of rocks and processes. In general ...

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Available Matlab code to design Seismic Colored Inversion Operator?
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Here is a link to a colored inversion operator design code written and provided by Peter Zahuczki. This code requires that you provide a P-impedance log amplitude spectrum; he uses the open-source ...

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Using current technology, is it possible to directly measure magma flow in the mantle?
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Currently the most direct way of measuring mantle properties is using geophysics. For instance, magnetotellurics (MT) can be used to measure resitivity in the upper mantle at mid-ocean ridges: source:...

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Why are the Little Colorado River and Havasu Creek blue?
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The color of the water is determined by depth and mineral composition. Calcium carbonate is carried in the Little Colorado river water column and coats the river bottom. Calcium carbonate scatters ...

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