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Siting a geological disposal facility for our radioactive waste
Events / Features

Siting a geological disposal facility for our radioactive waste

At our February 2019 Public Lecture, Jonathan Turner from Radioactive Waste Management, introduced us to one of the UK’s largest planned environmental projects: a Geological Disposal Facility (GDF) for our radioactive waste. The UK has been generating radioactive waste since the birth of the nuclear power industry in the 1950s. As it stands, we have … Continue reading

Geoscience for the future – launch of the Geological Society’s Early Career Network
Early Career Network / News

Geoscience for the future – launch of the Geological Society’s Early Career Network

The Geological Society President, Nick Rogers, writes about the role of geoscience in the future and the launch of the Society’s Early Career Network.  The recent schoolchildren’s strike to protest about climate change presents liberal minded parents with something of an ethical dilemma. Do we support the kids in their protest or shoo them back … Continue reading