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The Snapshot Effect


Images will always be with us, but the age of the snapshot understood in its cultural and technological context, now belongs to the past. 1,638 more words

Natural History

Memories of an Ancient Shallow Sea

This morning, I woke up to the rumble of salt trucks and snow plows. Southeast Michigan is experiencing the first significant snowfall of the season this week. 410 more words


A glass of whisky could help you get your head around deep time

December 8, 2017 by Carina J. Fearnley, Lourdes López-Merino, Niamh Downing And Richard Irvine, The Conversation… 365 more words

GLAMx team success with Deep Time Project

The GLAMx team are soon to launch a new project that brings to life the cultural heritage in Newcastle.  The Newcastle Herald ran a story over the weekend… 66 more words

Library News

Nuclear Waste Weeks: film screening this Friday

In the context of our Nuclear Waste Weeks, Anna Volkmar and Kyveli Mavrokordopoulou invite you to a film screening this Friday 15-16hrs.
They will show two recent short films that focus on the issue of nuclear waste: Julian Charrière’s… 203 more words

Dating Stumbles

So Paul Braterman was asking the other day about some advance knowledge of how the new infatuation with detrital zircons and HeFTy plots might be misread in some circles. 1,514 more words


The Age of Ages

Not so long ago, you would get a date (one) for some igneous unit.  And that was hard enough that you wouldn’t bother with two or three. 584 more words