Edinburgh scientists observe all aspects of the Earth system, from global processes to local atmospheric pollution. From Antarctic ice sheets to the Amazonian rain forest. From high in the atmosphere to deep within the Earth's crust.
The Edinburgh Earth Observatory provides a strategic focus and an extensive support base to fully exploit the University's expertise in the GeoSciences and help further our understanding of human impact on the global environment.
These web pages outline some of the highlights of our research, and offers a glimpse of some of the exciting activities taking place in The University of Edinburgh's Earth Observatory.