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Storm Desmond Flood in Ireland

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The Quaternary of Co. Wexford – TCD 2nd Year Field Trip

Post contributed by Niamh Cullen At the beginning of March I accompanied twenty second year Earth Science students led by Prof Pete Coxon on a 3 day field trip to Wexford. Having been on this trip during my own undergraduate … Continue reading

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Congratulations: Marine Institute Travel Award

Congratulations to our resident Research Assistant, Ciaran Nash, who was awarded a Marine Institute of Ireland Researcher Travel Award to present at the European Geosciences Union General Assembly  in Vienna, Austria. Ciaran will be presenting a poster entitled, “Looking inside out: tracing internal moisture … Continue reading

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Cycle the Andes Challenge

Originally posted on PlanetGeog Blog:
Our Geosciences colleagues and students at TCD on the Rocks are beginning their fundraising to run a field module to the Andes. Support them at: Crowdfunding: https://gogetfunding.com/please-help-fund-our-international-field-school/ The Geology Department is organising a world-class field…

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Times Higher Education World University Rankings

There are many reasons to distrust or ignore the various league tables of University performance. The rankings of universities are strongly affected by small changes in scores. The measures used be… Source: Times Higher Education World University Rankings

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Congratulations: Trinity Trust Travel Grant

Congratulations to Earth and Planetary Surface Processes Group PhD candidate Ankit Verma who has been awarded Trinity Trust Travel Grant to support his next field work at Meteor Crater in Arizona later this year.

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Congratulations: Europlanet Grant

Congratulations to Earth and Planetary Surface Processes Group PhD candidate Ankit Verma whose project entitled ‘The effect of impact on rock properties at Meteor Crater’ has been approved for Europlanet Transnational Access (TA) to use the Petrology-Mineralogy Characterisation Facility at the … Continue reading

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