Geography (Physical)

This taster session gives you an insight into studying Geography (Physical) at university.

Esker
An esker, a sinuous ridge of sands and gravels formed in a meltwater channel beneath a glacier.

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Forecasting Volcanic Eruptions (Physical Geography / Environmental Science)

A free virtual taster session for  students.

Please note, this is a repeat of the session delivered last December.

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When: Wednesday 5 May 2021, 3:45pm - 5:00pm

Age group: Year 12, A Level

Places: 75


Volcanoes are an enigmatic force of nature. Tom Pering and Andrew McGonigle will discuss the current state-of-the-art in volcanic science and volcano monitoring. Understanding the way they behave and how they are monitored, which is a key aspect in hazard assessment and eventually eruption forecasting.  


Schedule

Time Activity 
3:45pm Welcome & introductions
4:00pm Lecture
4:40pm Q&A

We look forward to meeting you!

For informal enquiries please email tasterdays@sheffield.ac.uk.

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