School of Earth and Ocean Sciences

NASA satellite photo of the earth

Courses

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

NASA satellite photo of the earth

Research

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).


News

Game of Thrones set in Northern Ireland

Scientists simulate the climate of Game of Thrones

20 December 2017

Westeros has a climate in winter similar to that of Lapland, and Casterly Rock has a climate similar to that of Houston, Texas

We have a range of fully funded NERC GW4 Doctoral Training Partnership PhD projects available in the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences.