Precis of our work published in ‘The Conversation’

We are pleased to say that Will Hutchison's recent paper in Nature Communications was picked up by a major topics journal called 'The Conversation' who invited us to produce a layman's summary of the work. It is targeting a relatively young audience, so the bigger picture science is presented. Anouk came up with the M&Ms …

A-Team Quarterly Update – 3rd Quarter 2019

There have surely been fewer more successful times for our Research Group which has included three published papers, significant press coverage, two field expeditions, two short courses, grant awards and several published abstracts. We have also been involved in an outreach visit to Angola. Publications van de Ven M, Borst AM, Davies GR, Hunt EJ …

Sulfur Isotopes Paper Published in Nature Communications

Our work led by Will Hutchison on the use of sulfur isotopes has been published on open access in the journal Nature Communications. The work was led by the St Andrews team in collaboration with colleagues at Tübingen and Glasgow Universities. The group at St Andrews included four of our group (Will Hutchison, Adrian Finch, …

A-Team Quarterly Update – 2nd Quarter 2019

It has been another busy and successful time for members of our Research Group which has included three published papers, two grant awards, three invited attendances, several published abstracts and preparing for the next round of world conferences which will include 9 presentations, a short course on alkaline rocks and a session at Goldschmidt 2019. …

Save Lochaber Geopark

My old PhD supervisor, Ian Parsons, asked me to draw attention to the Lochaber Geopark project: Lochaber Geopark, based in Fort William, is a not-for-profit organization, run mainly by volunteers. Lochaber District covers 4648 km2, includes Britain’s highest mountain and has a wild western coastline of exceptional beauty. Our objective is to tell the story …