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Podcasts from the department of Earth Sciences.

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Podcasts from the department of Earth Sciences.

    Building Earth-like Planets: from gas and dust to ocean worlds.

    Building Earth-like Planets: from gas and dust to ocean worlds.

    The first Lobanov-Rostovsky Lecture in Planetary Geology delivered by Professor Linda T. Elkins-Tanton.

    • 50 min
    The Chelyabinsk Meteor

    The Chelyabinsk Meteor

    In this talk Dr Ken Amor talks about the Chelyabinsk meteor, which entered Earths atmosphere over Russia on the 15th of February 2013.

    • 14 min
    Large Meteorite Impacts on Earth

    Large Meteorite Impacts on Earth

    Ken Amor looks at the science of large meteorite impacts on Earth.

    • 12 min
    Ironing The Ocean - exploring the ocean iron and carbon cycles aboard the RRS discovery in the south atlantic

    Ironing The Ocean - exploring the ocean iron and carbon cycles aboard the RRS discovery in the south atlantic

    Gideon Henderson, Professor of Earth Sciences and fellow of University College, gives a talk on his research on iron content in the atlantic ocean and its necessity for life in the ocean. Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

    • 45 min
    Rocking the Cradle...6,000 Years of Geological Impact in Greece

    Rocking the Cradle...6,000 Years of Geological Impact in Greece

    From the 2010 Alumni Weekend. Phillip England talks about the history of Greece through its many earthquakes and seismic activity over the last 6000 years and shows how these events shaped the ancient world's history. Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales; http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

    • 59 min
    The Tipping Point: Climate Change

    The Tipping Point: Climate Change

    Professor Gideon Henderson and Dr Ros Rickaby from the Department of Earth Sciences talk about some of the key issues surrounding climate change today.

    • 42 min

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