Episodes Journal of International Geoscience

ISSN : 0705-3797

Frequency : Quarterly

Editor-in-Chief : Fareeduddin


Episodes Journal of International Geoscience – Episodes covers developments of regional and global importance in the Earth sciences and is distributed worldwide to scientists in more than 150 countries. Articles contributed to Episodes are of interest to a broad audience of professional scientists having diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds. Articles include current reviews, new results from research projects of more than local significance, and discussion of the infrastructure of science -- techniques, research programs, organizations, science policy, or technical assistance. It offers geoscientists :


Aims and Scope

  • Authoritative articles that reflect worldwide research advances and evolving trends in geoscience disciplines.
  • A forum for information exchange within the global Earth science community.
  • News about activities sponsored by IUGS and its affiliates.
  • A comprehensive calendar of future international geoscience events and training opportunities.
  • Concise reports concerning results of international meetings, conferences, and symposia.

Volume 38, Issue 2, June 2015

Table of Contents


Global Heritage Stone Resource: An Update
Dolores Pereira, S. Kramar, Barry J. Cooper 78-78
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The Dala (Aelvdalen) Porphyries from Sweden
Anders Wikstroem, Dolores Pereira, Thomas Lundqvist, Barry Cooper 79-84
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Petit Granit: A Belgian Limestone Used in Heritage, Construction and Sculpture
Dolores Pereira, Francis Tourneur, Lorenzo Bernaldez, Garcia Blazquez 85-90
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Lede Stone: A Potential "global Heritage Stone Resource" from Belgium
Tim De Kock, Marijn Boone, Jan Dewanckele, Marleen De Ceukelaire, Veerle Cnudde 91-96
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Iberian Roofing Slate as a Global Heritage Stone Province Resource
V. Cardenes, V. Cnudde, J. P. Cnudde 97-105
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Alpedrete Granite (spain). A Nomination for the "Global Heritage Stone Resource" Designation
D. M. Freire-Lista, R. Fort, M. J. Varas-Muriel 106-113
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"porphyries" from Russia and Sweden Used in St Petersburg and Russian "porphyry" Used in Paris: Misuse of a Geological Term for some Possible Candidate as a Global Heritage Stone Resource
A. Bulakh 114-117
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Bath Stone and Purbeck Stone: A Comparison in Terms of Criteria for Global Heritage Stone Resource Designation
Brian R. Marker 118-123
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Sydney Sandstone: Proposed 'Global Heritage Stone Resource' from Australia
Barry J. Cooper, David F. Branagan, Brenda Franklin, Helen Ray 124-131
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News Reports

News Report

New IGCP Projects Accepted and Starting in 2015
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IUGS Directory – 2015
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