Catastrophist Geology

Year 3, No. 1 June 1978

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Catastrophist Geology

A magazine dedicated to the study of discontinuities in Earth history.
Year 3, number 1
June 1978

Publisher: Johan B.Kloosterman, Caixa Postal 41.003, Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, BRASIL

A magazine dedicated to the study of discontinuities in Earth history

Publisher: Johan R.Kloosterman,
Caixa Postal 41.nol / Santa Teresa Rio de Janeiro, BRASIL

Price for four half-yearly issues is Cr$ 180, in Brazil, uss in,outside Brazil. If desired add US$3, for airmail. Please send money-orders in favour of Catastrophist Geoloqy through Panco Holandes Unido S/A, Caixa Postal 1242-7C-00, Rio de Janeiro.

Editorial board:

Johan B.Kloosterman  geologistRio de Janeiro
Charles FinklpedologistFort Lauderdale, USA
Albert V.Carozzisedimentologist  Urbana, USA
Peter GretenergeophysicistCalgary, Canada
Pietro PasserinigeologistFlorence, Italy
Doeko GoosenpedologistEnschedé, Holland

Board of advisors:

V.Axel FirsoffastronomerGlastonbury, Great Britain
Horace C.DudleyphysicistChicago, USA
Manoel Nunes Pereira  anthropologistRio de Janeiro
Roger W.Wescottlinguist/prehistorian  Madison, USA
René ThommethematicianBures-sur-Yvette, France


Ewoud H.Bonexploration geologistAmsterdam
David J.ThomaspalaeontologistOsweqo, USA
R.n.van Everdinpen  hydrogeologistCalgary, Canada
C.Eugène WegmanngeologistNeuchitel, Switzerland
Peter Chadwickgeologist/psychologist  Glasgow, Great Britain
Oscar P.G. BraungeologistnRio de Janeiro

In evaluating an MS submitted for Duhlication the followinq criteria are used, separately or together:

  1. does it study discontinuities in Earth history?
  2. does it clarify what catastronhist qeoloqy is about?
  3. does it focus on subJects neglected or tabooed in the main stream geological journals?


Photomicrograph of thin section, transversal to the Haversian canals, of a uraniferous bone fragment (0.14% U3O8), probably of a sauropod from the end of the Cretaceous. Mostly apatite, while the Haversian canals are filled with goethite. About 50x.

From: Danieli C., Villar Fabre J., Quartino B., 1960: Restos óseos uraníferos de la zona de El Brete, Dpto. Candelaria, prov. de Salta. Acta Geol. Lilloana 3:5-14.