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Earth Sciences Students win commendations

19 August 2014

Congratulations to Duncan Muir and Rachel Warnock for receiving Faculty of Sciences Commendations for 'Excellence in a PhD Thesis'

Tim Elliott wins award at Goldschmidt

13 June 2014

Earth Sciences Tim Elliott awarded as the Gast Lecturer at Goldschmidt

Earth Sciences PhD student wins award at AAPG Convention

13 June 2014

Congratulations to PhD Student, Miles Frazer who won the award for the best student oral presentation at the AAPG 2014 Annual Convention.

School of Earth Sciences working with BBC Four on Secrets of Bones

17 February 2014

School of Earth Sciences Palaeontology Group working with BBC Four on Secrets of Bones

Earth Sciences embarking on research cruise across the Equatorial Atlantic

4 October 2013

On the 13th October, 2013 a crew of 18 ocean scientists will be embarking on a 48 day journey across the Equatorial Atlantic, starting from Tenerife.

Bristol Dinosaur Project on Radio 4

23 September 2013

Pedro Viegas talks about his work as a fossil preparator here in the School of Earth Sciences . It's being used to uncover the Bristol dinosaur, a 210 million year old Thecodontosaurus.

Earth Sciences Grant News

23 September 2013

Dr Emily Rayfield awarded a Medical Research Council grant

Earth Sciences staff awards

24 May 2013

Professor Stephen Sparks and Dr Juliet Biggs have received awards to accelerate the impact of their research. These awards are part of a pilot funding scheme from Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) which have awarded five grants totalling £70,000 across four Schools.

Earth Sciences' Dr Lucy Porritt publishes in Nature Communications

2 May 2013

Detailed mapping provides new insight into measuring palaeo ice-thickness

Earth Sciences staff win awards

14 March 2013

Congratulations to Dr Alison Rust and Dr James Wookey who have both won awards from the Geological Society of London