All Geophysics


UKRI funding to bring the public into the heart of five research projects

Added: 27 May 2021

UK Research and Innovation is encouraging people from across the UK to actively contribute to five …

Jordan's water crisis should be a warning for the world

Added: 31 Mar 2021

It is very easy to take tap water for granted. But sobering predictions of recent research around J…

Positive 'tipping points' offer hope for climate

Added: 22 Mar 2021

Climate change mitigation is forever a balancing act. Environmental experts are beginning to unveil…

'Team ice' uncover crucial information to aid the development of new more active cryoprotectants

Added: 17 Mar 2021

Researchers uncover new understanding around the interactions between synthetic polymers and ice fo…

Ever had that sinking feeling?

Added: 7 Jan 2021

If you've found yourself wondering if you're sinking a little recently, that may be because you are…

Planet Earth: A user’s guide

Added: 4 Dec 2020

In the 2020 Royal Institution Christmas Lectures, three expert scientists from different fields wil…

NASA Astronaut Kate Rubins, Crewmates Arrive Safely at Space Station

Added: 19 Oct 2020

NASA astronaut Kate Rubins and two Russian cosmonauts arrived aboard the International Space Statio…

New international carbon dating standard

Added: 13 Aug 2020

Radiocarbon dating is set to become more accurate than ever after an international team of scientis…

Magma movements suggest long-term seismic risk for Northern Europe

Added: 11 Jun 2020

Scientists have discovered new evidence for active volcanism next door to some of the most densely …

Ice-free Arctic seas by 2050

Added: 24 Apr 2020

Arctic sea-ice simulations suggest ice-free summers before 2050 despite rapidly reduced carbon emis…

Porous rocks support prebiotic evolution theory

Added: 7 Aug 2019

The water-air interface found at pores in volcanic rocks could have been the location of the chemic…

Symphony in C

Added: 22 Jul 2019

Composed in four movements, Symphony in C explores carbon’s multifaceted characteristics and its ro…

Giant volcanic eruption drove historic global warming event

Evoluted New Media | Added: 8 Dec 2017

New research by a group of international scientists suggests that an extreme global warming event 5…

Critical component of Earth’s magnetic field revealed

Evoluted New Media | Added: 12 Sep 2017

Iron’s presence in the Earth’s core cannot alone explain its magnetic field, according to researche…

Scientists propose age of Earth’s magnetic field

Evoluted New Media | Added: 16 Jun 2016

The Earth’s magnetic field has existed for at least 3.4 billion years, in part due to the low heat …

Smartphones to predict earthquakes

Evoluted New Media | Added: 19 Jun 2015

Geophysicists have discovered that GPS sensors in smartphones could be used as an earthquake warnin…

Double dome points to largest asteroid impact

Evoluted New Media | Added: 16 Apr 2015

The world’s largest asteroid impact zone – invisible at the earth’s surface – has been found in cen…

Waves – a hidden factor influencing Arctic ice retreat?

Evoluted New Media | Added: 7 Jan 2015

The first detailed research on the impact of waves on Arctic sea ice will allow scientists to deter…