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3rd September 2013 – Tectonic Plates: Their History and Future Plan

Dr Ian Stimpson will lead our discussion on tectonic plates, with some focus on Knutsford.

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2nd July 2013 – Fracking

Fracking –  the benefits and the risks Professor Peter Styles of Keele University, returns to our SciBar to update us on the facts and the implications of fracking. He is co-author of a government-commissioned report on fracking and will discuss … Continue reading

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4th October 2010 – Cheshire and Continental Drift

Cheshire: Where Have You Been and How Did You Get Here? Professor Peter Styles from Keele University will lead us through the journey that our county has travelled from the interior of the ancient supercontinent Pangea to its current position … Continue reading

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6th April 2009 – Digging up Planets

Digging up planets – the geology of the solar system Professor Chris Ballentine of Manchester University looked at the geology of the solar system.  How do the planets differ in their geology? Why are they all so different? What is … Continue reading

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