2 October 2017
Thousands of people turned out for Oxford’s largest ever public engagement event on Friday (29 September)...
13 June 2017
An Oxford University collaboration has found previously undetected health risks contained in the boomerang-like return of an Icelandic volcanic plume.
10 January 2017
Professor Alex Halliday from the Department of Earth Sciences was recently awarded the 2016 Harry H. Hess Medal, a significant honour of the American Geophysical Union.
1 February 2016
It has long been observed that some volcanoes erupt with little prior warning. Now, scientists have come up with an explanation behind these sudden eruptions that could change the way observers monitor active or dormant volcanoes.
14 January 2016
An international team of scientists has shed new light on the earthquake that devastated Nepal in April 2015, killing more than 8,000 people.