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After 100 years lying forgotten in a dusty museum box, a ground-breaking piece of scientific creativity is back on display in Cambridge.

2015-08-01


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Phosphate that is put into our drinking water to prevent lead poisoning can potentially cause environmental damage as a result of leakage, according to a ground breaking study by Lancaster University and the British Geological Survey (BGS).

2015-08-04


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Paris - Technology to drain heat-trapping CO2 from the atmosphere may slow global warming, but will not reverse climate damage to the ocean on any meaningful time scale, according to research published on Monday.

2015-08-04


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It's been said that world-changing innovations are only obvious in hindsight.

2015-08-05


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Inspired by the Ordnance Survey (Britain's mapping agency), The British Geological Survey (BGS) initially reproduced a 2D geology of mainland Great Britain and surrounding islands within the world of Minecraft

2015-08-06


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As the British government looks to kick start the industry, the British Geological Survey said it's conducting baseline surveys at a new proposed fracking site. The British Geological Survey announced it was leading a consortium tasked with a baseline environmental survey in Yorkshire, where Third Energy U.K. Gas Ltd. has submitted an application to use hydraulic fracturing at one well site.

2015-08-14


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Astronaut Scott Kelly captured this fantastic time lapse of the Aurora Borealis co-inciding with a sunrise over Earth

2015-08-16


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Nuclear waste could remain radioactive for at least 100,000 years

2015-08-17


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As the British government looks to kick start the industry, the British Geological Survey said it's conducting baseline surveys at a new proposed fracking site.

2015-08-17


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The Tryptophan Probe: a simple field-based sensor for mapping faecal pollution in drinking water

2015-08-19


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The Crown Estate and the British Geological Survey now offer free, licenced access to the CO2 Stored database for subscribers via a more user-friendly website.

2015-08-21


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SCIENTISTS have uncovered the truth about a mysterious animal tooth once believed to belong to an Ice Age leopard.

2015-08-25


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August 25, 2015 — Cardiff University has been successfully using GeoVisionary within the MAREN2 project to accurately visualise large LIDAR data sets of water levels, coastal land forms and bathymetry, so stakeholders can assess the impact of proposed renewable energy schemes.

2015-08-25