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December 2023

Thursday 07 Dec

The onset of modern plate tectonics

Thursday, 07 Dec 2023 07:30pm
The onset of modern plate tectonics

Professor Craig Storey, University of Portsmouth

Wednesday 13 Dec


Wednesday, 13 Dec 2023 01:30pm

A chance to look at rocks and fossils, chat informally to others, ask questions about geology and find out what’s happening locally

January 2024

May 2024

Friday 10 May

The Garvellachs

Start date: Friday, 10 May 2024 04:00pm
End date: Monday, 13 May 2024 05:00pm
The Garvellachs

A magnificent section of the glacial Neoproterozoic Port Askaig Formation with a sequence at the base which is a prime candidate for a global “golden spike” or GSSP. We will discuss the concept of snowball earth and assess how the succession here fits with that model.