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Arran Field Trip March 2015

 
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Imaging basalt

Much of the world’s remaining oil and gas is locked under basalt, a rock that has baffled those attempting to ‘see’ through it. Now, thanks to new techniques developed at Cambridge, imaging beneath basalt is opening up vital new hydrocarbon reserves.

Fingerprinting rare earth elements from the air

 
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Iguanodontian natural endocast from Bexhill

 
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Weddell Sea, credit Michael Weber

Antarctic Ice Sheet study reveals 8,000-year record of climate change

Artist’s reconstruction of Saccorhytus coronarius, credit Jian Han

Artist’s reconstruction of Saccorhytus coronarius, based on the original fossil finds. The actual creature was probably no more than a millimetre in size Credit: Jian Han

Simple rule predicts when an ice age ends

 
Drones used to analyse ash clouds from Guatemalan volcano

The flight team (left to right): Colin Greatwood, Thomas Richardson, Ben Schellenberg, Emma Liu and Kieran Wood. Credits: Universities of Bristol, Cambridge and INSIVUMEH

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Kīlauea volcano, Hawaii

Image taken by Clare Donaldson with the assistance of USGS and HVO

Shape-shifting rangeomorphs, artists impression Dr J Hoyal Cuthiill

 
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Slides containing foraminifera (left) and the Quartz tubes (right) are used to covert CO₂ from forams dissolved in acid into graphite for ¹⁴C dating ©Luke Skinner

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Brittle stars show evolution at work ©Ken McNamara

 
Chilesaurus ©Nobu Tamura

Life reconstruction of Chilesaurus diegosuarezi

Mysterious ancient creature

The Ediacaran fossil Dickinsonia costata, specimen P40135 from the collections of the South Australia Museum, Adelaide Credit: Alex Liu

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Cambridge collaborates on carbon capture and storage

Mike Bickle in Utah

Fractofusus fossils

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Ice core drilling camp at Fletcher Promontory

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Bob White at Stromboli

 
Pterapoda sea butterfly limacina helicina

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Blue mussel Telesca Scientific Reports Feb 2018

 
Excavating the Barrington hippo, July 2010

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McMahon Davies mudrock

 
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Barrington Ice Age exhibition

 
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Brachiopods prove tougher than previously thought ©Elizabeth M Harper

Brachiopods prove tougher than previously thought ©Elizabeth M Harper

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