Author: fossiliam

Earth scientist in North Yorkshire, fossilist on the Dinosaur Coast. Director of the Yorkshire Fossil Festival and palaeontologist with Hidden Horizons. Can be found cricketing for Ovington CC. Can be found twittering as @fossiliam.

Fossils of the Yorkshire Coast

The PowerPoint slides for my class on February 6th can be downloaded here: 2016_FossilsYorksCoast_SML Useful links Fossil hunting in North Yorkshire (UK Fossils Network guide) Lower Jurassic of Yorkshire (Geological Conservation Review guide) Middle Jurassic of Yorkshire (Geological Conservation Review guide) Upper Jurassic of Yorkshire (Geological Conservation Review guide) Yorkshire’s Jurassic Park (National Trust) Fossils & Geology (Whitby Museum) Fossils...

An Introduction to Shales and Fracking

The slides from my York Lifelong Learning presentation on Dec. 12th can be downloaded here as a PowerPoint file: 2015_Intro_ShalesFracking_SML. Useful links UK & Europe ReFINE: Researching Fracking. ReFINE is the leading international fracking research consortium, led jointly by Newcastle University and Durham University. The website includes all the group’s scientific papers, research briefs, and newsletters. Shale Gas – British...