Earth sciences

Museum scientists in the Earth Sciences Department are studying the origins of the planet, the earth's resources and the evolution of life.

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Staff directory - Earth sciences

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Latest blog posts
  • Travels in the Lone Star State (Part One!)

    Hi all! Natasha here again, raring to tell you all about a most excellent trip that I’ve recently returned from. It was my first experience of the US and boy was it a good ‘un. Killing two...
    Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:18:07

  • Fossil foragers

    Researchers discover evidence of optimal foraging strategies, which are found across the animal kingdom today, in 50-million-year-old sea creatures. How do you find food in a wide landscape? Fora...
    Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:03:26