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Dating the age of landscape formation

Now it is possible to estimate or determine the age of rock weathering and landscape formation.

NGU-scientists present new article in Nature Communications

Part of the BASE team has just published a research article in the prestigious journal Nature Communications.

First PACT meeting in Goa

The first Indian-Norwegian meeting on Pliocene Arctic Climate Telconnections (PACT) took place at NCAOR in Vasco-da-Gama, Goa from 16th -18th January, 2017.

Young Trondhjemites 2017

Join the Young Trondhjemites-conference (YT) at the Geological Survey of Norway friday, June the 2nd. The registration is open.


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Overview of the most important mineral deposits in the Arctic

All available information on the most important metal- and diamond deposits in the Arctic, north of 60oN, has been assembled and made accessible. The Geological Survey of Norway has led the project which has involved eight countries in the Artic.

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Mineral Resources in North Norway (MINN) is a programme for geophysical mapping in northern Norway and part of a recently initiated Norwegian governmental strategy for developing the mineral industry in Norway.

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Neonor 2

In the Nordland County area of Norway, is an area where there is a lot of movement in the earth’s crust.

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MAREANO maps the bathymetry, seafloor conditions, biodiversity, geodiversity and sedimentary contamination along the Norwegian coast and sea areas.

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The Centre for Arctic Gas Hydrate, Environment and Climate (CAGE) conducts research on gas hydrates in arctic areas, and how they may affect ocean environments and the future of the global climate.