New European map shows rate of shoreline change

Photo shows shorline map

A map which shows the rate at which European coastlines are changing has been released by the European Marine Observation and Data Network (EMODnet) with the help of an Edge Hill geography academic.

Professor Cherith Moses appointed as new Head of Geography

Professor Cherith Moses

Professor Cherith Moses joins Edge Hill from Sussex University where she had previously held a number of positions including Head of Geography, Director of Teaching and Learning and Deputy Head of School in the School of Global Studies and University Director for International Recruitment and Development. She also established and was Director of the Centre for Coastal Research.

Improved predictions of volcanic eruptions

Fumaroles and boiling mudpools in the caldera of the volcanic system Krafla in the north of Iceland (Mývatn region).

An Edge Hill academic, together with a team of scientists from The Open University and University of Edinburgh, has developed a new technique to help predict when a volcano is most likely to erupt.