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Professor Andrew Curtis has been announced as the 2017 winner of the Reginald Fessenden Award of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists for his pioneering work in establishing the concepts of seismic interferometry.

Published on : Mon, 08/05/2017
G Hegerl

Professor Gabi Hegerl is recognised for her outstanding contribution to science.

Published on : Fri, 05/05/2017
Ice Speed, Hogg et al

Glacier flow at the southern Antarctic Peninsula has increased since the 1990s, but a new study has found the change to be only a third of what was recently reported.

Published on : Tue, 02/05/2017
Wood et al, Proceedings of the Royal Society B

Skeletons and shells first came into being 550 million years ago as the chemical make-up of seawater changed, a study suggests.

Published on : Fri, 28/04/2017
Dingle, Attal, Sinclair.  Nature April 2017

Researchers from the School of GeoSciences find that the build-up of gravel deposited on Himalayan riverbeds after catastrophic events increases the risk of flooding in the Ganga Plain.


Published on : Thu, 27/04/2017
Artist's impression of Microcarb satellite CNES

Scientists are preparing for the launch of a UK-French satellite that will measure greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, following official endorsement of the project today. The initiative will be the first European mission to monitor and...

Published on : Fri, 21/04/2017