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Oxford University Department of Earth Sciences is one of the leading centres of geological research in the UK, rated 5* in the higher education funding council of England (HEFCE) research assessment exercise.

The Earth Sciences are the focus of scientific understanding about this and other planets, embracing an enormous range of topics, including the evolution of the solar system, the earth, and life, the nature of planetary interiors, the causes of earthquakes and volcanic eruptions, earth-surface processes and the origin and behaviour of oceans and atmosphere.

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