GA Festival of Geology: London, November 4, 2017

• Exhibitors from the world of geology

• Geological Talks

• DISCOVERY ROOM: Full of activities for children including, fossil making, shifting sharks teeth, microfossil activities and dinosaur workshops.

• Festival Trips

Lectures in the Darwin Lecture Theatre

11.30–12.15 Dr Susannah Maidment: How to weigh a dinosaur

12.30–1.15 Professor Chris Jackson: Hot Rocks Under Our Feet: What can we learn about Volcanism from X-raying Earth?

2.00–2.15 Presentation to the Winners of the Photographic Competition by the GA President. Entries on display all day in the Haldane Room.

2.15–2.00 Professor Iain Stewart: Hot Rocks: The Fall and Rise of UK Geothermal Energy

3.15–4.00 Professor Lidunka Vocadlo Core! What a scorcher! Hot and squashed in the centre of the Earth

A Guided Walk 11.00 – 12.00 The Geology of UCL around the Bloomsbury Campus – led by Dr Wendy Kirk


Field trips to Riddlesdown Quarry, Building Stones Walk Central London, Route of HS2 Misbourne Valley