Environmental Geoscience Field Trips

Hello! Here’s a blog post about the compulsory field trips for Environmental Geoscience (EG) undergraduate students 😊 In first year, after two weeks of classes, all earth science undergrads (geology, geology and physical geography, environmental geoscience, etc.) go on a one-day field trip to Pease Bay and Siccar Point (about 1 hour away from Edinburgh).... Continue Reading →

The Myth of the 24 Hour Essay

For a lot of degrees 24 hour essays are common place with students being used to them since first year. However, with Geology type degrees (Geology, Geology and Physical Geography, Geophysics and Geophysics and Geology), these assessments are a haunting myth that you hear about taking place in our fourth year. Now that I've reached... Continue Reading →

Two weeks in the Arctic

Hello everyone! As promised by some of my posts on Instagram/Facebook/Twitter, here is an article about my summer course at UNIS (University Centre in Svalbard), in Longyearbyen (78°N!). It was called “Shipping in the Arctic”, and lasted from the end of July to mid-August (2 weeks). You have to know that Longyearbyen does not experience... Continue Reading →

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