Monthly Archives: January 2012

Something is up

After seeing textbook quality primary structures such as ripple marks and crossbeds at Chapmanā€™s Peak in Capetown, we finally made it, on Friday evening, to the Karoo Basin. Today, the 10th of January is the fourth day in Ganora farm. … Continue reading

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First days of Field Work

So we have now been in the field for two days. After a long drive on Friday we arrived in the Karoo at Ganora Guest Farm. The farm is going to be our home for the next two weeks and … Continue reading

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It’s Summertime in Cape Town

After a very long and posterior numbing trip from Boston to Amsterdam (7 1/2 hours) and then Amsterdam to Cape Town (11 1/2 hours), we’ve finally arrived in South African summer. Our accommodation is outside of the city, in Constantia, … Continue reading

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