News & members articles.
In a short article in The Guardian of the 6th May entitled ‘Terrawatch’ Kate Ravilious poses the question: would Alaska’s Mount Denali be as tall if it were situated on the Equator? A recent study has shown that the erosion of high mountains in Polar
I wonder how many of you are familiar with Geo Supplies Ltd of Chapeltown, Sheffield? “The first choice of the professional geologist for 36 years” is their claim. They sell geological supplies, courses, literature and equipment and publish the quarterly magazine “Down to Earth” which
Introduction Whilst not local history, this article relates to the history of a ‘local’ –one of the Society’s Honorary Life members, Les Bloom, who has been a member for over 50 years. As an apprentice, Les was working on pressure vessel manufacture with Webster, Clough