School of GeoSciences

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Greenhouse Gas Removal

Academics from the School of GeoSciences awarded funds on two research projects as part of a £8.6m UK research programme on greenhouse gas removal.  New research will investigate ways to remove greenhouse gases from the atmosphere to counteract...

Published on : Thu, 20/04/2017
Steve Brusatte

Dr Stephen Brusatte, Chancellor’s Fellow in Vertebrate Palaeontology, School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh, is awarded the RSE/Makdougall Brisbane Medal.

Published on : Fri, 14/04/2017

Studies looked at the occurrence of hundreds of meters thick belts of intensely fragmented dolostones along a major transpressive fault zone in the Italian Southern Alps.

Published on : Thu, 06/04/2017

Our Geoscientists are involved in many different activities at the Edinburgh International Science Festival. 

Published on : Fri, 31/03/2017

The University is to host the Scottish arm of Europe’s largest climate entrepreneurship programme.

Published on : Thu, 23/03/2017

Recently published findings on mortality rates over the UK have highlighted alarming variances between Scotland and the rest of the UK.


Published on : Mon, 13/03/2017