As mentioned previously, I am writing Geology Sonnets for National Science Week. These are articles from the high-profile scientific journal Geology, presented in the form of Elizabethan verse. I don’t know how many of these I will get through this week, but here is the second:
The Central Atlantic
Erupted tholeiitic and potassic.
C O two upset atmospheric balance.
Here in Australia,
it is National Science Week, and I have been surprised and delighted at the
bizarre and creative ways that many people around Canberra have been celebrating science. It is inspirational, to the point where I
might try to join in. So in this spirit,
I give you Geology Sonnets. These are
articles from the high-profile scientific journal Geology, presented in the