Study amongst leading Earth scientists involved in international recognised research programmes.


Learn how our research addresses some of the most significant research themes in the Earth sciences.

Exploration Geologists in the Dolaucothi Gold Mine

Research collaboration

Work with us on research projects that have real societal impact.

Fieldwork in Spain

Working with industry

Use our knowledge, facilities and industrial experience to support your business.

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IODP expeditions

We are involved with expeditions with the International Ocean Discovery Program: Exploring the Earth under the Sea (Image credit: Arito Sakaguchi & IODP/TAMU).


Ice Age

The 100,000 year problem

26 October 2016

Experts offer up explanation as to why our planet began to move in and out of ice ages every 100,000 years