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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
DEI Committee

People’s profiles – Vera Assis Fernandes

Vera Assis Fernandes. Visiting Scientist, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin, Germany. Visiting Researcher, CEED, University of Oslo, Norway. Visiting Academic, DEES, University of Manchester, UK

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
DEI Committee

People’s profiles – Jeffrey Paulo Perez

GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Germany Jeffrey’s  current research is focused on iron redox (geo)chemistry in natural and engineered environments

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
DEI Committee

New Schemes! People and Talent

“Knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world.” – Louis Pasteur

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General
Invited contribution

Derek Vance starts as EAG President!

It is a great honour to become the President of the European Association of Geochemistry (EAG). I have just taken over from Sigurdur Gislason – “Siggi”

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General
Invited contribution

Robotic field geologists will bring more samples from space!

We are living in an exciting period of time: samples from asteroids, the Moon, Mars, and hopefully comets are or will be returned to laboratories on Earth within the next one or two decades

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Invited contribution

Uniting to Advance Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in a Pandemic and Post-Pandemic World

There are significant numbers of highly-educated, well-trained, talented and hardworking people in geochemistry and wider Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths (STEM) fields around the globe

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General
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How isotopes can help us understand Cape Town’s water crisis

Rosy Finlayson, Ayabonga Mtsotso and Nomvo Kasolo

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General
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Writing for change

“Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known” Carl Sagan (1934-1996), Astronomer and Science Communicator.  We can ask of this quote, but by who?

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Focal point
OnTheRocks

Autodidacticism, hobbies and your professional future

My students often ask me how I learnt to make nice images and graphs for papers, cool diagrams, videos or programs. "What software do you use?" — is the typical question. So here goes some facts about

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General
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The Value of Field Training in Geochemistry

Field work is a key part of training for many geological careers. From locating and describing new deposits to excavating rocks and fossils, to identifying structural relationships between different

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General
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Geochemists in the time of COVID-19: part 2

In this new series on the EAG blogosphere, geochemists from around the world have been telling us about their experiences during this difficult period of the COVID-19 pandemic: how it has affected

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General
Invited contribution

Geochemists in the time of COVID-19: part 1

In this new series on the EAG blogosphere, geochemists from around the world tell us about their experiences during this difficult period of the COVID-19 pandemic: how it has affected their academic

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Lab Corner
Invited contribution

DIY for the field

Last month in 'Lab Corner', we featured some tips and tricks for repurposing everyday items for the lab and field. In this next contribution, geomicrobiologists from the University of Oklahoma put

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General
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Sun, sand and speed dating in Belgium – ChemCYS 2020

In Blankenberge (Belgium), 19th - 21st February 2020 Welcome to Blankenberge! A famous Belgian seaside resort by the North Sea, meeting place of families and old people in summer

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