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Science meets Theatre to talk about Climate
Publication date: 14 November 2014
ROYAL COURT PRESENTS DAY OF ACTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE ON 15 NOVEMBER AROUND 2071
2071 is a Royal Court play with Prof Chris Rapley, our climate scientist who is presenting his position on climate change. Together with playwright Duncan Macmillian, Chris has created a 70-minute play. He is the co-writer and performer delivering emotion-free, full of sobering facts monologue.
ESA High Level Science Policy Advisory Committee
Publication date: 3 November 2014
Prof Chris Rapley is the Chair of Director General’s High Level Science Policy Advisory Committee at European Space Agency (HISPAC).
Festival of Geology 2014
Publication date: 27 October 2014
The annual Festival of Geology will take place on Saturday 1 November at UCL with filed trips on Sunday 2nd November. For this year we have invited Professor Peter Styles who will talk about 'Shale Gas: What the frack is that all about!?' Richard Edmonds will follow with the presentation about ‘Fossils and fossil collecting along the Jurassic Coast’. For the afternoon session we have scheduled two talks one by Professor Iain Stewart - ‘Planet Oil’ and the second one by Dr. Laurance Donnelly - ‘Forensic Geology: The Applications of Geology to Policing and Law Enforcement’.
The Neftex Earth Model Award:
Publication date: 22 October 2014
and the first prize goes to ...... Rhys Shea.
We are pleased to announce that Rhys Shea, our 2014 MSci graduate has won First Prize in the 2014 Neftex Earth Model Award for his project entitled ‘Effect of Buoyant Flat-Slab Subduction on Surface Plate Kinematics: The Nazca – South American Case Study’.
Co-evolution of Life and the Planet Conference
Publication date: 21 October 2014
Publication date: 2 October 2014
NERC Grant: The Seismic Cycle
Publication date: 25 September 2014
Sustainable Resource Development
Publication date: 24 September 2014
The Himalayas hold the promise of enormous opportunities for local communities and the nations to which they belong, but their rich and varied resources are being developed against a backdrop of rapid cultural and environmental change. Geoscience holds the key to understanding these resources, and their effective and responsible development.
Fresher's Induction Week
Publication date: 16 September 2014
The schedule for the 22nd - 28th Sept 2014 Freshers' Induction Week Programme at UCL Earth Sciences
International Carbon Conference 2014
Publication date: 5 September 2014