Earth Science Week is an international initiative to promote the great work that goes on in the geoscience community. It encompasses a huge range of topics; from dinosaurs to glaciers, and volcanoes to meteorites. There’s something for everybody. For an overview of how geoscience can have a positive influence on local communities and save lives, […]
Having had just over a week to recover I can finally begin to look back on what were two incredible weeks of “I’m a scientist, get me out here” excitement! To the uninitiated, think academia meets X-Factor in a science communication and outreach fiesta. The premise is simple – school students ask science questions, scientists […]
What do you get when you find golden syrup, floating pumice and a steaming volcano in one place? A volcano activities day! It’s half term for the kids so members of the Bristol Volcanology Group headed down to @Bristol, Bristol’s science centre, to help at their volcano lab.