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Studying Palaeontology as an undergraduate at the University of Birmingham
Posted 17 September 2018
A new study published today in Nature shows that getting smaller was a key factor contributing to the exceptional evolution of mammals over the last 200 million years.
Posted 11 September 2018
It's true that we now know a substantial amount about happiness. Yet levels of global economic inequality and high rates of global depression and mental distress persist. In other words, while we know a lot more about happiness, happiness as a whole has not improved.
Posted 10 September 2018
It is with great sadness that we have learnt of the death of Professor Geoffrey Petts, a former Pro-Vice-Chancellor at the University of Birmingham
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