Session No. 188 Thursday, November 8, 2001

1:30 PM-5:30 PM, Hynes Convention Center: 202
T71. Prospecting for Humor in a Geological Vein: Mining a Renewable Resource
Raymond Pestrong and Richard Lambert, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
188-01:30 PM BETWEEN A ROCK & A HARD PLACE: THE ROLE OF HUMOR IN GEOLOGY: PESTRONG, Raymond, Geosciences, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway Ave, San Francisco, CA 94132-4163, RayP@sfsu.edu.
188-01:50 PM HOW HUMOR CAN BE A TOOL IN SCIENCE AND SCIENTIFIC MANAGEMENT: BLAKELY, Richard, GUMP, USGS, 345 Middlefield Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025, blakely@usgs.gov and HOWELL, David, WESP, USGS, 345 Middlefield Rd, MS 975, Menlo Park, CA 94025, dhowell@usgs.gov
188-02:05 PM HUMOR IN GEOLOGY IS SERIOUS BUSINESS: MORTON, Ronald L.1, OJAKANGAS, Richard W.2, and MATSCH, Charles L.2, (1) Geological Sciences, Univ of Minnesota Duluth, 215 HH, 10 University Drive, Duluth, MN 55812, rmorton@d.umn.edu, (2) Geological Sciences, Univ of Minnesota Duluth, 229 HH, 10 University Drive, Duluth, MN 55812
188-02:20 PM "..A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE OUTCROP.": FELSHER, Murray, Assoc Technical Consultants, PO Box 20, Germantown, MD 20875-0020, felsher@msn.com.
 2:40 PM Break
188-02:55 PM HUMOR FOR A GEOSCIENCE TELEVISION SERIES: ZUCKER, Melvin B., Skyline College, 3300 College Dr, San Bruno, CA 94066-1662, zucker@smccd.net.
188-03:10 PM THE LIGHTER SIDE OF EVOLUTION: DAVIS, Larry E. and BROWN, Gordon, Natural Sciences, College of St. Benedict / St. John's Univ, Collegeville, MN 56321, ldavis@csbsju.edu
188-03:25 PM A THEATRICAL RENDERING OF A CLASSIC IN GEOLOGIC BLACK HUMOR: "THE INCREDIBLE THRILLING ADVENTURES OF THE ROCK.": SIEGEL, D. I., Earth Sciences, Syracuse Univ, 307 Heroy Geology Laboratory, Syracuse, NY 13244-1070, disiegel@syr.edu.
188-03:40 PM GEOLOGY AND CINEMA: LAMBERT, Richard J., Geology Department, Skyline College, 3300 College Drive, San Bruno, CA 94066, lambert@smccd.net.
 4:00 PM Discussion
 4:15 PM Concluding Remarks

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