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Scientists home in on a potential Anthropocene ‘Golden Spike’ in new research

Scientists home in on a potential Anthropocene ‘Golden Spike’ in new research

Posted by ap507 at Jan 15, 2018 09:12 AM |

Anthropocene Working Group led by Leicester scientists and invited specialists review the potential settings where a global reference section for the Anthropocene epoch might be searched for

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Leicester PhD students win awards at major Palaeontology Conference

Leicester PhD students win awards at major Palaeontology Conference

Posted by lcb14 at Jan 08, 2018 04:15 PM |

Two Geology PhD students from the University of Leicester have won awards at the Palaeontological Association Annual Meeting, the UK’s largest palaeontological meeting.

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New research blows the lid on volcanic activity

New research blows the lid on volcanic activity

Posted by ap507 at Dec 11, 2017 11:45 AM |

Study of ancient eruptions challenges hotly debated issues

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Anthropocene book series launches in Croatia with book on the far-future Earth by Leicester geologist

Anthropocene book series launches in Croatia with book on the far-future Earth by Leicester geologist

Posted by ap507 at Nov 20, 2017 01:01 PM |

Professor Jan Zalasiewicz’s book ‘The Earth After Us’ explores legacy of human-driven changes to global environment

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Scientist discusses global environmental issues at Sultan’s banquet

Scientist discusses global environmental issues at Sultan’s banquet

Posted by ap507 at Oct 23, 2017 09:27 AM |

Professor Jan Zalasiewicz attended event hosted by sovereign ruler of the Emirate of Sharjah Dr Shaikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi

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Geology researchers participate in Leicester Literary and Philosophical Society events

Geology researchers participate in Leicester Literary and Philosophical Society events

Posted by crm28 at Oct 03, 2017 09:15 AM |

Winter schedule of speakers announced

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