Course Quotes, Philosophy, & Nonsense

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While you are doing geophysics, you should be thinking geologically.

There is nothing more expensive than bad data

Undocumented data is worthless, even if it's good data

Field geophysics is not so much about physics, but rather cable management.

Claire ... is it possible you've over-interpreted the data?

How many electrodes/geophones did we start with? How many do we have now?

Are you sure that passes the smell test?

To illustrate: a double-correction from a prominent newspaper. It's the time factor, rather than the cause, that really gets you ...


GORILLA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! You'll understand as the quarter goes on ...


Seismic Refraction Hammer Champion

Duncan Lord - Fall 2016.



Survey first - drill later