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Si weathering Practical.: what to do twith the concentration data

A description of how to use the concentration data to calculate fluxes of Si and CO2 from silicate weathering

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General Council HYM Feb 2023 - Stephen Brusatte Talk Playfair Lunch

General Council HYM February 2023 After Lunch speech from Professor Steve Brusatte, Chair of Palaeontology and Evolutionary Biologist, School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh

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Introduction to low temperature geothermal resources - types, uses, and their role in the energy transition

Geothermal energy is just volcanoes and geysers and bubbling mud, right? Well, it’s a lot more than that! Geothermal resources come in all shapes and sizes, or rather temperatures. In…

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Social Responsibility and Sustainability at the University of Edinburgh

The University’s efforts to fight the climate crisis have been recognised with an international award. The International Sustainable Campus Network named the University the winner of its…

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ICMS Christmas Lecture 2021 - Quantum Universe, Neil Turok

ICMS welcome Neil Turok (Edinburgh) for the 2021 Christmas Lecture, Quantum Universe. This video has captions. You can turn these off, by pressing the CC button on the toolbar below the video.

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2+2 Earth Sciences programme information (Mandarin)

(Subtitles in Mandarin) Find out about studying Earth Sciences at the University of Edinburgh through the 2+2 programme. In this informative video, Professor Wyn Williams from the School of…

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2+2 Earth Sciences programme information (English)

(Subtitles in English) Find out about studying Earth Sciences at the University of Edinburgh through the 2+2 programme. In this informative video, Professor Wyn Williams from the School of…

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PoS 1--Week 11 Lecture 1 Part 1

PoS 1--Week 1 Lecture 1 Part 1 What is scientism

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Turning a Crisis into a Drama: Becoming actors in response to climate change

Welcome to this special recording for COP26 and beyond, where we consider the power of drama, parable and liturgy to immerse us bodily in current reality, and give us vision for a way…

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How Mathematics Predicts the Climate, Chris Budd

ICMS welcome Chris Budd (Bath) for a talk on How Mathematics Predicts the Climate. This Public Lecture was part of the November 2021 Mathematics of the Climate Crisis: Extremes and Tipping Points …

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Observing the Earth From Space - 1-min trailer with captions for social media

There are now over 600 satellites observing the Earth, with hundreds more to be launched over the next decade. Using a powerful new web tool, Earth Blox, you will be able to explore satellite data…

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GeoSciences - Physical Geography Course Options in 2021

This video provides an introduction to 3 Human Geography courses that are available to students across the university as outside courses. Physical Geography (Y1):…

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CC fundamentals_history and future

Climate Change Fundamentals - History and Future

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Trailer for Learning for a Sustainable Future (length: 1 min)

What on Earth could be more important than understanding and taking action on the big issues that shape our world? Climate change, gender equality, health, social equity and inclusion are issues that…

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Royal visit recognises pioneering climate change initiatives

Her Majesty The Queen and Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal have visited the University’s newly-named Edinburgh Climate Change Institute. The tour coincided with the announcement of the…

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Observing Earth from Space - Trailer

There are now over 600 satellites observing the Earth, with hundreds more to be launched over the next decade. Using a powerful new web tool, Earth Blox, you will be able to explore satellite data…

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