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The blog is where we'll post news, updates, information about objects in our collection, #betterworkstories, profiles of staff members and visitors, pictures and videos, and really anything we think you'd find interesting. We hope you enjoy. 

If there's a topic you'd like us to do a post about, or a post that you think needs a sequel, just let us know!

Blog 8 PROMO

The Tiny Keepers of Time

The eighth blog from Claire, discussing what will be found in the cores

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Blog 7 2

Feeling the flow

The seventh blog from Claire, telling us all about cores.

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Blog 6 Promo

Getting Sedimental

The sixth blog from Claire, drilling down about rocks.

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Time to stretch your brain

The fifth blog from Claire, telling us all about the Cretaceous – Paleogene boundary.

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How do I get to my lifeboat!

The fourth blog from Claire, telling us all about lifeboats.

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Tips for a happy co-existence

The third blog from Claire, telling us all about shipboard life.

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Going down to acronym town

AKA what and who?! Blog post two from Claire Concannon

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Claire on a boat

All Aboard!

OM's Dr Claire Concannon starts her journey, here is blog post number one.

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