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Water overflow due to flooding
Scientists from the British Geological Survey took to the air in the aftermath of the flooding earlier this week to find out how modern flooding compares to ancient flood areas.

2007-06-28


The BGS shop in Keyworth
Enthusiastic staff from the British Geological Survey ran rock-related activities at the 21st World Scout Jamboree. The activities formed part of the 'Earth Zone', just one of many activity zones, where scouts could participate in enjoyable, …

2007-08-08


Subsidence in Sutton
The British Geological Survey has recorded an earthquake with a magnitude of 7.9 Mw at 23:40 GMT on the 15th of August 2007. This earthquake is located near the coast of Peru, approximately 150 km SSE of Lima. A state of emergency has been …

2007-08-16


Aerial photograph
Press Release, Seismicity Map and Seismograms, BGS E-Mail Earthquake Questionnaire and Intensity Map of Manchester Earthquake.

2007-08-30


Geophysical map sample
The British Geological Survey has recorded an earthquake with a magnitude of 7.9 Mw at 11:10 GMT on the 12th of September 2007. Today's earthquake is located near the coast of Southern Sumatra, Indonesia.

2007-09-12


Scottish Highland road
The British Geological Survey (BGS) in Edinburgh is opening its doors to the public on Saturday the 29th September as part of this year's Doors Open Day 2007 and the Scottish Geology Festival 2007.

2007-09-20


BGS Staff at work in the laboratory
Far from adding 'hot air' to the climate change debate, a network of scientists are leading the way on capture and storage of carbon dioxide underground.

2007-10-03


Photograph of exhibit in W5 at the Odyssey
The Geological Survey of Northern Ireland together with W5 interactive discovery centre and Quarry Products Association (NI) launched a new earth science exhibit in W5 at the Odyssey, today in Belfast. The new exhibit, GSNI VIRTUAL QUARRY, …

2007-10-17


Aerial photograph
BGS scientists present papers at Tellus map showcase in Northern Ireland. Scientists from the Geological Survey of Northern Ireland, the British Geological Survey and other organisations presented the first results from the Tellus project today …

2007-10-17


Geochemical map of Europe
Executive Director of the British Geological Survey, Prof. John Ludden, met with Directors of the Geological Survey of Northern Ireland and the Geological Survey of Ireland to sign a Framework for Increased Scientific Cooperation between the …

2007-11-06


BGS Staff at work in the laboratory
China's CO 2 emissions from using coal are set to double by 2030, the scale of which is significant in the context of mitigating global climate change. In view of the essential role of coal in China's energy system, it is vital to minimise …

2007-11-20


AGI Nov 07
Mapping of Scottish marine geology wins two awards for scientists at the British Geological Survey (BGS).

2007-11-22


Fossils
Discover the influence of women in geology as the British Geological Survey celebrates the Archive Awareness Campaign 2007.

2007-11-26


Existing Carbon storage project at Sleipner in the North Sea
Research is underway to assess the method for capturing carbon dioxide from power plants and storing it within rock formations beneath the surface of the UK.

2007-12-11


Satellite images are increasingly used
Discover the history of the Earth's crust from its origin to the present day.

2007-12-13


Mining equipment
A new web resource from the British Geological Survey clearly shows how we all continue to depend on mineral resources to maintain our lifestyles.

2008-01-03


Geophysical model
The British Geological Survey (BGS) broadly welcomes the White Paper on Nuclear Power published by BERR on 10 January 2008.

2008-01-11


Gold grains
To mark the United Nations International Year of Planet Earth, students from schools across Northern Ireland compete in a simulated planning enquiry.

2008-02-13


Insect preserved in amber
As part of 2008 International Year of Planet Earth, a public lecture by popular writer Dr Richard Fortey took place on February 21st 2008.

2008-02-19


Geophysical map sample
The British Geological Survey (BGS) recorded an earthquake with a magnitude of 5.2 (ML) on the Richter scale near Market Rasen at 00:56 GMT.

2008-02-27

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