National Schools Geology Challenge and Early Career Geologist Award Finals 2016
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National Schools Geology Challenge and Early Career Geologist Award Finals 2016

On 25th April the Geological Society hosted the fifth and largest ever National Schools Geology Challenge and Early Career Geologist Finals at Burlington House. The day brought together a record eight school teams and six young geoscientists, each representing a different Regional Group, to present their topic of choice to our panel of four judges from industry … Continue reading

Mud, sieves and ice cube trays – messy muddy play for toddlers
Education

Mud, sieves and ice cube trays – messy muddy play for toddlers

A guest post from Science from the Start’s Laura Hobbs…. The Geological Society’s 2015 Year of Mud celebrated the wide-ranging benefits of advances in the science of mudrocks. But aside from underpinning ground-breaking engineering projects and improved understanding of soil quality, mud also offers a vital resource in the most fundamental learning activity – play. Continue reading