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Loneliest tree in the world

Posted on 20 February 2018 Loneliest tree in the world marks new age for our planet
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NERC-funded 'Industrial Geophysics Course for Environmental Scientists'

Posted on 20 February 2018 NERC-funded 'Industrial Geophysics Course for Environmental Scientists' runs at Keele in January
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Mineral inclusions provide clues on Earth’s deep secrets

Posted on 13 February 2018 Dr Guido Meinhold co-authored a study which presents the first findings of coesite (high-pressure polymorph of silica) inclusions in detrital mineral grains.
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Dave Emley BEM Honorary Doctorate

Posted on 23 January 2018 Dave Emley, of the School of Geology, Geography and the Environment, received an Honorary Doctorate from the University at the Awards Ceremony on January 18th
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Leverhulme Award for Professor Holdsworth

Posted on 08 December 2017 Professor Clare Holdsworth has been awarded a Leverhulme Trust Major Research Fellowship award
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Palaeoenvironmental change in the Northwest Passage, Canada

Posted on 16 November 2017 Dr Anna Pieńkowski) visited the department last week to work with Dr Alix Cage and their MSc Geoscience Research student, Bethan Stephenson-Daws, on projects centered around late Quaternary environmental change in the Northwest Passage, Canadian Arctic Archipelago
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National Productivity Investment Fund Success

Posted on 13 November 2017 Ian Oliver awarded £85,000 for a NERC National Productivity Investment Fund (NPIF) case studentship
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Professor Simon Pemberton's Inaugural Lecture

Posted on 10 November 2017 Professor Simon Pemberton delivered his Inaugural Lecture on Monday 6th November
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LiDAR meets volcanoes

Posted on 03 November 2017 Dr Ralf Gertisser conducted fieldwork in Germany for a pilot study “Next-generation LiDAR: applications in volcanology”, using LiDAR instrument.
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Merapi book – Springer “Active Volcanoes of the World” book series

Posted on 03 November 2017 Dr Ralf Gertisser, with colleagues in Sweden, Germany and Indonesia, has been approached by Springer International Publishing AG to produce a book on Merapi volcano in Indonesia for its prestigious book series “Active Volcanoes of the World”