Natural deposits of helium gas – best known for its use in party balloons – could help aid the safe production of shale or coal gas, research suggests.
Dr Heike Langenberg, Chief Editor of Nature Geoscience, visited the School and gave a short talk to an enthusiastic audience. Staff and students were given the unique opportunity to question the Nature Geoscience Chief Editor on a number of topics such as publishing in Nature, open access, data management, peer reviewing.
A new method that inexpensively monitors the safe storage of industrial greenhouse gas emissions is to be used by a leading research project.
The Scottish and UK oil industries are entering their final decade of production, research suggests.
TEDx are organizing their first salon event of the year on the 20th of September, at the National Gallery of Scotland. Unravelling Earth will be an exciting evening with topics ranging from Dinosaurs to your own neighbourhood, featuring talks from GeoSciences staff.