‘what are the oldest materials on Earth?’
Sedimentary deposits of the ‘Anthropocene’ By Steve Drury
Scottish rocks have provided evidence of a previously unknown ice age that has shed new light on the evolution of the planet.
How marine animal life survived (just) Snowball Earth events By Steve Drury
Coastal erosion due to ice melt is creating problems across the north of Canada.
For this walk, taking an O.S. map is advised, and wearing wellies is strongly advised, as the walk includes some very soggy bits.
“At the moment, I’m reading ‘Hutton’s Arse’ by Malcolm Rider. “
“Until quite recently, the biggest habitat was below ground. “
Mad mountains abound. A whole landscape of wonder.
On this day in 1871, Sir Roderick Murchison, the Scottish geologist, died.