The UK's Nationwide Geology Club for Children

Please join the GA Zoom workshop on Geological Collections
Jun18

Please join the GA Zoom workshop on Geological Collections

Virtual Zoom Meeting Saturday June 19th 2021 from 7pm-9pm   Please join the GA Zoom workshop on Geological Collections. Presented by Dr Caroline Buttler and a team from National Museum Wales in Cardiff.   Collecting rocks and fossils often sparks an interest in geology, whether it is as a child or an adult, the questions raised about Deep-time and how things were in the past fascinate us. Geological collections are found in...

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Adventures of a robot geologist on Mars – Imperial College Christmas Lecture
Dec07

Adventures of a robot geologist on Mars – Imperial College Christmas Lecture

Rockwatchers may be interested in the Imperial College London’s Children’s Christmas Lecture which this year is being held online. The lecture will take place on Tuesday 8 December 2020 at 17.30 – 18.30. Join Professor Sanjeev Gupta on a journey to Mars, to search for evidence of ancient extraterrestrial life! Find out how geologists use robots to explore the Red Planet and work out what the Martian landscape looked...

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‘Diamonds and Chocolate’ GA talk Friday 3 March
Mar02

‘Diamonds and Chocolate’ GA talk Friday 3 March

‘Diamonds and Chocolate: New Volcanic Process Discovered’.  A talk by Dr Thomas Gernon  of Southampton University. Scientists at the university have discovered a previously unrecognised volcanic process, similar to one that is used in chocolate manufacturing, which gives important new insights into the dynamics of volcanic eruptions.  Find out all about it! This talk has been organized by the Geologists’ Association and is aimed at...

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