Somewhat random thoughts

Remembering the Death Star

Was it all a galactic conspiracy?

They Might Be Giants - Science is Real

Technically, the music is for kid, but you know…

Balloon to the Moon!

The non-profit Aeronautics and Cosmonautics Romanian Association (ARCA)is about to test a new way to send a probe to the Moon: using a balloon.

Geomorphometry 2009

Last week we had a very good time at the Geomorphometry 2009 conference, held at the Zürich University (in Switzerland, you know).

Geomorphometry 2009 - day 0 - travel

Just a quick post: the travel from Sao Paulo to Zurich went well, I could almost say it was really good, but a worker’s strike in some airports in Portugal end in my luggage being lost… Will post more when I get a better connection (one that doesn’t charge by the second).

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O que é um Invited Review?

Ultimamente recebemos no Brazilian Journal of Geology (BJGEO) alguns pedidos de autores interessados em enviar artigos de revisão, os “Invited Reviews”. Mas o que é esse tipo de artigo? Uma revisão bibliográfica de tese pode ser publicada dessa maneira? Vamos ver:

UTM 23S??

If there’s one thing that I see all the time as a reviewer, is a map of some study area in Brazil with a caption like “UTM coordinates zone 23S”.


The Brazilian Journal of Geology is the official publication of the Brazilian Geological Society. As the Deputy Editor, I receive emails with common questions about the journal. So I decided to crate a page with some useful information for potential authors.