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Bruce Yardley appointed Chief Geologist

Bruce Yardley (Leeds University) has been appointed Chief Geologist by The Radioactive Waste Management Directorate (RWMD) of the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA).

Chartership news

Chartership Officer Bill Gaskarth reports on a projected new logo for use by CGeols, advice on applications and company training schemes

Climate Change Statement Addendum

The Society has published an addendum to 'Climate Change: Evidence from the Geological Record' (November 2010) taking account of new research

Cracking up in Lincolnshire

Oliver Pritchard, Stephen Hallett, and Timothy Farewell consider the role of soil science in maintaining the British 'evolved road'

Critical metals

Kathryn Goodenough* on a Society-sponsored hunt for the rare metals that underpin new technologies

Déja vu all over again

As Nina Morgan Discovers, the debate over HS2 is nothing new...

Done proud

Ted Nield hails the new refurbished Council Room as evidence that the Society is growing up

Earth Science Week 2014

Fellows - renew, vote for Council, and volunteer for Earth Science Week 2014!  Also - who is honoured in the Society's Awards and Medals 2014.

Fookes celebrated

Peter Fookes (Imperial College, London) celebrated at Society event in honour of Engineering Group Working Parties and their reports

Geology - poor relation?

When are University Earth Science departments going to shed their outmoded obsession with maths, physics and chemistry?

Nancy Tupholme

Nancy Tupholme, Librarian of the Society and the Royal Society, has died, reports Wendy Cawthorne.

Power, splendour and high camp

Ted Nield reviews the refurbishment of the Council Room, Burlington House

The Sir Archibald Geikie Archive at Haslemere Educational Museum

You can help the Haslemere Educational Museum to identify subjects in Sir Archibald Geikie's amazing field notebook sketches, writes John Betterton.

Top bananas

Who are the top 100 UK practising scientists?  The Science Council knows...

October 14
This month's issue
Volume 24 No 9 01 October 2014

Climate Control

Mitch D’Arcy, who received a Society fieldwork research grant, on sediment routing systems in eastern California

Climate Control

Beyond GDP

Kristin Vala Ragnarsdottir and the ASAP team explore the hidden links between geology, economics and well-being

Beyond GDP

Cabinet of Curiosities

As copies of Wolfgang Grulke’s ravishing book Heteromorph go on sale bearing the Society’s endorsement, Ted Nield visits the author in his private museum in Dorset.

Heteromorph

A Whin Win situation

One of the most iconic pieces of British geology is about to be celebrated by a new National Landscape Discovery Centre – ‘The Sill’, write Peter Styles and Ian Jackson

The Whin Sill
Latest articles
Earthquake Storms

Earthquake Storms

Reviewed by Andrew Robinson

Ted Nield

Reviews go 'Online First'

Ted Nield announces the arrival of 'Online First' publishing for Geoscientist book reviews.

The Whin Sill

Whin win situation

Peter Styles and Ian Jackson argue that the Society should endorse the planned new interpretation centre on the Whin Sill at Once Brewed.

Climate Control

Climate Control

Mitch D’Arcy, who received a Society fieldwork research grant, on sediment routing systems in eastern California

Chartership News

Chartership news

FUGRO in Hong Kong Delivers a Unique CGeol Training Scheme, writes Adler deWind

Council Service

Nominations for Council

Edmund Nickless issues a call for nominations to Council of the Society
Chartership News

Chartership news

FUGRO in Hong Kong Delivers a Unique CGeol Training Scheme, writes Adler deWind
Mapping

Mapping in the Antipodes

Charlotte-Ellen Eales (Birmingham University) was supported on her undergraduate field mapping in New Zealand by a Society Bursary
Book Reviews

Disaster Deferred - a new view of Earthquake Hazards in the New Madrid Seismic Zone. (2012) by Seth Stein

Geoscientist has a number of books available for Fellows to review. We also invite publishers to send us books to be reviewed.