Archive for January, 2021

Derek Vance starts as EAG President!

Jan 18, 2021 No Comments by 374 views

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” – who has led EAG so brilliantly during his two years as President. As Siggi noted in this same piece two years ago, the governing structure of EAG, whereby […]

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Robotic field geologists will bring more samples from space!

Jan 12, 2021 No Comments by 367 views

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. These new materials will give us unpreceded views of the origin of the solar system and of processes that led to […]

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

Jan 12, 2021 No Comments by 972 views

THE WORK 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, and over recent decades we have witnessed significant increases in the annual number of new PhDs. To best serve excellence among all and within every sector, diverse careers […]

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