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Studying Palaeontology as an undergraduate at the University of Birmingham
Posted 14 February 2019
Birmingham scientists have contributed to a new study on ice cores which shows that reductions in sea ice in the Arctic in the period between 30-100,000 years ago led to major climate events.
Posted 11 February 2019
The Birmingham Institute of Forest Research (BIFoR) is one of almost thirty organisations which have pledged to work together to attract the very best of young and new talent into the sector.
Posted 05 February 2019
Our oceans are important in sustaining human life, but our knowledge of them as functioning ecosystems lags far behind that of terrestrial ones. Why? Dr Jim Reynolds writes for The Birmingham Brief.
Studying Geography at Birmingham
Geography and Environmental Science fieldwork
Geological mapping field trip
We run a number of seminar series' throughout the School with speakers both internal and external, on subjects ranging from human geography to atmospheric sciences. View seminars and events
Working towards equality