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Jan

Hallimond Lecturer, 2016

  • Geodesy, tectonics, volcanology and related hazards
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13
Jan

Scientists pinpoint unbroken section of Nepal fault line and show why Himalayas keep growing

An international team of scientists has shed new light on the earthquake that devastated Nepal in April 2015, killing more than 8,000 people.

  • Geodesy, tectonics, volcanology and related hazards
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Nov

Isle of Skye Fossil Makes Three Species One

The discovery of a tiny, 170-million-year-old fossil on the Isle of Skye has led Oxford University researchers to conclude that three previously recognised species are in fact just one.

  • Palaeobiology and Evolution
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Nov

London Volcano erupts in Oxford

In an explosive end to half term, a model volcano erupted on the front lawn of the Oxford University Museum of Natural History.

  • Geodesy, tectonics, volcanology and related hazards
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22
Oct

Congratulations to our two Leverhulme Prize winners

  • Geophysics and Geodynamics
  • Oceanography, Climate and Palaeoenvironment
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23
Sep

Weimu Xu Awarded Climate Conference Prize

  • Earth resources
  • Oceanography, Climate and Palaeoenvironment
  • Postgraduate
  • Research Themes
  • Researchers
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22
Sep

Professor Hugh Jenkyns elected Foreign Member of Lombard Institute

  • Earth resources
  • Research Themes
  • Researchers
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14
Sep

DPhil fieldwork contributes to Nature paper

  • Alumni
  • Palaeobiology and Evolution
  • Postgraduate
11
Sep

Department to host 7th biannual meeting of The Marine Biogeochemistry Forum

  • Alumni
  • Palaeobiology and Evolution
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Jul

Oxford Volcano on Tour

  • Geodesy, tectonics, volcanology and related hazards