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The Department of Earth Sciences offers world-leading education and carries out innovative and ground-breaking research, using excellent facilities in a dynamic, welcoming and inclusive environment.

The study of Earth Sciences at Cambridge provides vital insights into how our planet works.  Earth Sciences is naturally multi-disciplinary and draws together areas of research as diverse as climate change and Earth-ocean atmosphere systems, mineral sciences and palaeobiology, petrology and volcanology, and tectonics, geochemistry and Earth history.

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