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of our undergraduates enter employment or further study shortly after graduating
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Working to make
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for Wales and the world
2 June 2020
Scientists identify specific conditions that cause tectonic plates to slowly creep underneath one another rather than generate potentially catastrophic earthquakes
26 May 2020
New €6.7M project aims to help rural East African communities adapt to climate change using state-of-the-art predictions of water scarcity and food insecurity
The project to drive awareness of the impact of marine pollution among young people celebrates success as it comes to a close
18 May 2020
New project aims to produce 4D maps of the Earth’s mantle to help understand some of the most dramatic geological events in our history
6 May 2020
An online CPD course developed by Professor Tom Blenkinsop of the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences, is helping undergraduate students to access learning to support their degrees.
26 March 2020
A major international study has shed new light on the mechanisms which trigger earthquakes deep below Earth’s surface.
25 March 2020
Ocean drilling project reveals ‘mash up’ of rock types that lead to unique slow motion earthquake events
11 March 2020
Analysis of the 3.8 billion-year-old rocks from Greenland show that most of the elements necessary for the evolution of life were delivered to Earth once its formation was almost complete
19 February 2020
The School welcomes the Welsh Conservatives’ Shadow Minister for Environment, Sustainability and Rural Affairs
13 February 2020
Petex donate software licenses to the 3D Seismic Laboratory to help with research and education
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