Feeling the pressure in sedimentary basins: the periodic venting of hot fluids from within the Earth

Incredible amounts of water are trapped in the Earth’s subsurface, invisible even to regular surface-based observational techniques. In this  talk (given twice on the same day- once at 3- and once at 6pm) Joe Cartwright, Professor of Earth Sciences at Oxford will show how some of this water flows beneath the surface from its repositories in sedimentary […]