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BGS climate action lecture series
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BGS highlights the importance of geoscience for climate action in series of virtual lectures

01/09/2021

As part of BGS’ Geoscience Solutions for Net Zero campaign, the lectures will feature a range of topics delivered by experts in geoscience.

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Climate change impacts on the UK

Event on 12/10/2021

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Tall wind turbines are silhouetted against an orange sky, with the sun setting on the horizon
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Chasing carbon

Event on 05/10/2021

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Glaciers retreat; soils emerge – summer fieldwork at 79°N

14/09/2021

Studying the evolution of newly emerging soils uncovered by retreating glaciers on the Svalbard archipelago in the Arctic Ocean.

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Glaciers retreat; soils emerge – summer fieldwork at 79°N

14/09/2021

Studying the evolution of newly emerging soils uncovered by retreating glaciers on the Svalbard archipelago in the Arctic Ocean.

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BGS climate action lecture series
BGS news
BGS highlights the importance of geoscience for climate action in series of virtual lectures

01/09/2021

As part of BGS’ Geoscience Solutions for Net Zero campaign, the lectures will feature a range of topics delivered by experts in geoscience.

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Tall wind turbines are silhouetted against an orange sky, with the sun setting on the horizon
BGS events
Chasing carbon

Event on 05/10/2021

An onshore and offshore challenge.

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An aerial view of the city of London
BGS events
Climate change impacts on the UK

Event on 12/10/2021

Geoscientific perspectives on climate change mitigation and adaptation.

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An aerial view of solar panels on top of houses
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Couch to net zero

Event on 27/10/2021

What do geology and climate change mean for you?

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Wind turbines against a twilight sky
BGS blogs
Underground energy storage: supporting the transition to net zero carbon emissions

25/08/2021

Underground storage for renewable energy resources could be a viable green solution as we transition to a net zero UK.

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Windmills on Shore. Photo by Flickr from Pexels.
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BEIS launches Climate Services for a Net Zero Resilient World (CS-N0W)

19/08/2021

A new programme will produce world-class research and advice to help the UK deliver on net zero targets.

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Steve Thorpe. BGS © UKRI.
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Back out in the field with Tromino

18/08/2021

Steve Thorpe discusses returning to fieldwork after the COVID-19 pandemic and trying out the Tromino kit.

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