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The Society (London and Bath offices) will be closed for the Christmas and New Year holidays, from 24 - 31 December inclusive.
We will re-open on Thursday 2 January 2014.
The 2014 round of Society Research Funds is now open for applications.
Applications for support from any of the Society funds must be made using the form which is available on the Society Research Grants page.
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Visit our online resource, aimed at students aged 14 - 16. Learn how the theory of plate tectonics has developed, what happens at different plate margins, and the tectonic history of the UK.
Authors submitting papers for publication in online journals and books now have the option to make their published article fully Open Access on payment of a fee.
Would you consider standing for election to Council? Whatever your background and expertise in the geosciences, membership of Council enables you to influence the role of the Society in acting as a respected voice serving society and the geoscience profession.
We are delighted to again host the Shell London lectures throughout 2013. The lecture programme is now available and you can also watch each lecture online as a live webcast on the day of the event.
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Throughout December, we’re turning our blog into an online advent calendar, with features, images, videos and archive material from our network of contributors.
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