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13 January 2017
Three students have been shortlisted as finalists in the UK Young Scientists of the Year competition for a project they undertook with the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences as part of a Nuffield research placement.
3 January 2017
It is with great sadness that I inform you of the death of Professor Hazel Prichard.
19 December 2016
New study could lead to more accurate models for forecasting where “megathrust” earthquakes are likely to occur
12 December 2016
A painting by Ron Jones inspired by the mining village of Aberfan during the 1930s is being exhibited in the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences.
6 December 2016
Analysis of the quahog clam reveals how the oceans affected the climate over the past 1000 years
1 December 2016
Prize money enables development of low-cost water quality sensors.
17 November 2016
A new study led by Cardiff University shows that oil slicks in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea can reach the coast in 1 to 20 days.
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
7 October 2016
New study suggests the frequency of landslides in storm-affected areas will not increase as a result of climate change
5 October 2016
Four members of academic staff represented the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences at the 35th International Geological Congress which took place in South Africa at the end of August.
23 September 2016
Professor Blenkinsop has assisted in the development of a new mining curriculum for the Mining Governance and Growth Support Project of Malawi.
20 September 2016
The School of Earth and Ocean Sciences participated in a STEM event, where students explored the practicalities of humans living on Mars.
15 September 2016
Professor Stephen Barker has been appointed as the editor of Paleoceanography.
6 September 2016
Researchers reveal latest efforts to uncover the history of the Panama Isthmus at this year’s British Science Festival
10 August 2016
Students’ satisfaction with their course in the School of Earth and Ocean Science has increased.
18 July 2016
Dr Christopher Berry, a senior lecturer from the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences, has been awarded a National Geographic Society grant to reconstruct ancient fossil forests.
15 July 2016
Graduates and staff donned their caps and gowns for the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences graduation ceremony 2016.
13 July 2016
Dr Liz Bagshaw recently completed a fieldtrip to the Northeast Greenland Ice Stream where she is involved in a project to understand ice which is moving at up to 20cm per day.
11 July 2016
The School recently participated in a large STEM activity day with over 200 school pupils from across South Wales
16 June 2016
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