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3D geological models in Minecraft

West Thurrock model with geology and topology.Following on from the scale model of Great Britain, BGS has taken another step into the world of Minecraft by creating three-dimensional representations of geology at several locations across the country.


New collaborative deep sea survey: Hatton-Rockall Basin

Offshore surveyingA partnership between Marine Scotland Science (MSS), SAMS, Aberdeen University and British Geological Survey has been created as part of the MASTS deep-sea forum and they proposed a project to explore the largely unknown habitats and fauna of the remote deepwater Hatton-Rockall Basin.

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