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World-first experiment on a controlled sub-seabed CO2 leak demonstrates minimal environmental impact and rapid recovery

Carbon dioxide moleculesThis week in Nature Climate Change an international team of scientists have published results of the first ever sub-sea carbon dioxide impact, detection and monitoring experiment relevant to Carbon dioxide Capture and Storage (CCS) in sub-seabed storage reservoirs.


Dive into the British Geological Survey’s Open Day

BGS Edinburgh Open Day The British Geological Survey (BGS) in Edinburgh invite you to their Doors Open Day where scientists and support staff will be demonstrating their experiments, exhibits and equipment on Saturday 27th September 2014. This is the last Open Doors day at Murchison House, the Scottish HQ of the BGS for over 30 years, as staff leave for their new office at the Riccarton Campus of Heriot-Watt in 2016. Murchison will be open to the public from 10am to 5pm as part of this year’s event.

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