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Quaternary Discussion Group (QDG)

A series of 50 minute lectures, followed by discussion, on the broad topic of environmental evolution, climate, ecological and human change during the Quaternary (the last ~2.6 million years). The lectures are aimed at a broad audience (including geoscientists, glaciologists, environmental scientists, atmospheric chemists, biologists, anthropologists and archaeologists).

Easter term seminars are on Thursdays starting at 17:30 in Jesus College in the Bawden Room (use West Court entrance on Jesus Lane). Wine is served after the talks and there is time for discussion over drinks and/or dinner.

QDG is currently organised by Heather Ford ( Please feel free to contact her with queries and suggestions.

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There are no forthcoming seminars at present. Please check back here later.

You may wish to view the archive of previous seminars.