Details of venue and booking for 2016/7

Talks take place in the Watson Gallery unless otherwise stated.

Any event with a * needs to be pre-booked. 

 £2 for Members: £3 for Non-Members - including light refreshments

 

 

 

      18 October 2016 Tuesday,

Will. J. McMahon (graduate student).

Talk, How rivers worked before land plants: world-wide visits to the Pre-Cambrian and Lower Palaeozoic

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      1 November, 2016, Tuesday

Mapping Geological Features on Mars

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15 November, 2016, Tuesday,

Talk, Dr Ed Fleming (Cambridge Arctic Shelf Programme)

Dynamic glaciation during a Late Pre-Cambrian Snowball Earth event - insights from field-work in the present-day Arctic

 

Please note the change of date - which happened at the last minute - apologies to members who may not have know. 

 

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6 December, 2016, Tuesday,

Friends Christmas Party, 6-8 pm 

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JANUARY-MARCH 2017

17 January, 2017.

Talk, Professor R.H.White (University of Cambridge)

Our latest work in Iceland: tracking underground movements of igneous melt using earthquakes

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*7 February, 2017,

Experimental Geology , Dr. Mike Tuke,

Pebbles as keys to where material has come from.

Please book for this event 

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7 MARCH 2017

Gisela Poesge

Geologist and Deputy Director of the Ries Crater Museum

Meteorite Impact Craters on Earth;

  what they are teaching us about the Impact mechanisms

                                                                                                                                   
                                

Relief Map of the Crater

Wikipedia 

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14th March, Tuesday

Talk ,Dr. Nigel Woodcock (University of Cambridge)

New thoughts on the Shap and similar granites. 

 Please note the date change for this talk.

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*23 March, 2017, Thursday 

Sedgwick Dinner, Downing College 

 Please see Trilobite for booking arrangements

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