Bath Geological Society Annual General Meeting 7.00 p.m.
followed by the lecture at 7.30p.m.
Searching for ancient earthquakes in the interior of Asia
Dr. Richard Walker, Dept. Earth Sciences, University of Oxford
In this lecture, Richard will describe some of his travels in central Asia, and will show the ways in which the landscape has been influenced by active faults and earthquakes. He will give examples of earthquakes from history and from prehistory, and will examine the hazard faced at the present-day.
7.00 p.m. 16 Queen's Square, Bath
Everyone welcome - free refreshments
Saturday, 31 January 2015
Saturday, 24 January 2015
Extreme volcanic eruptions: Global catastrophe?
- Wednesday 4 February 2015
- University of Bath, Lecture Theatre 8W 1.1
Professor Stephen Sparks will discuss super-eruptions that can be ten to one hundred times larger than the greatest eruption of the last 1,000 years.
This is the sixth lecture in the RGS's six-part series on Global Sustainability.
For more lectures, see the full GULP programme.
Wednesday, 21 January 2015
Thursday, 15 January 2015
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