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IGCP 653 Opening Meeting: Sept. 2016, Durham, UK

The new IGCP project 653, funded for the years 2016-2020, in an international effort to investigate the initiating causes and processes that produced the rapid diversification of marine organisms during the Ordovician Period, known as the ‘Great Ordovician Biodiversification Event’ (GOBE).  The

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Ordovician News No 33 (for 2015)

Ordovician News No 33 (for 2015) has been compiled and is available for download:

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12th ISOS: Harrisonburg, Virginia, June 8-11, 2015

Registration and full details at: http://www.jmu.edu/2015ISOS Deadline for registration, abstracts, and Payment: MARCH 1, 2015. The 12th International Symposium on the Ordovician System will be hosted in on the campus of James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia, June 8-11, 2015.

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Ordovician News No 31

TO ALL FRIENDS OF THE ORDOVICIAN SYSTEM The latest issue of Ordovician News, covering research and activities conducted during 2013, together with some important announcements of forthcoming conferences, is available for download. Many thanks to all who contributed. Regards, Ian

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IGCP 591 Field Workshop 2014, Kunming, China: Second Circular available

Download the Second Circular The 2014 Field Workshop of IGCP 591, to be held jointly with ISSS, ISOS and ISCS, will be hosted at the Yunnan University in Kunming (SW China), August 12-21, 2014. Its formal theme is ―Geologic and

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Palaeocast Episode 19: The Great Ordovician Biodiversification Event

Palaeocast published an interview with Prof. David Harper of Durham University, UK, about the Ordovician System and the Great Ordovician Biodiversification Event. Check it out at http://www.palaeocast.com/episode-19-the-great-ordovician-biodiversification-event.

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Ordovician News No 30 now available

To all friends of the Ordovician, The Ordovician News No. 30 (for 2012) has been compiled and is available for download. Many thanks to all who contributed. I hope you will find this issue informative and useful. If I have

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Refresh of the ISOS website

As of November 25th, 2012, the Subcommission on Ordovician Stratigraphy has a new website accessible at http://ordovician.stratigraphy.info. A shortcut http://o.stratigraphy.info can also be used. The new site is built using WordPress engine, hosted in the geocollections database and web server

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