Geology Today

Cover image for Vol. 32 Issue 5

Edited By: Peter Doyle

Online ISSN: 1365-2451

Just Published Articles

  1. Victorian geological survey maps of Britain and Ireland (pages 186–194)

    David Nowell

    Version of Record online: 27 SEP 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/gto.12151

  2. A last peak in diversity: the stalked echinoderms of the Permian of Timor (pages 179–185)

    Stephen K. Donovan, Gary D. Webster and Johnny A. Waters

    Version of Record online: 27 SEP 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/gto.12150

  3. Geodigest (pages 162–171)

    Version of Record online: 27 SEP 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/gto.12148

  4. Astropedology: palaeosols and the origins of life (pages 172–178)

    Gregory J. Retallack

    Version of Record online: 27 SEP 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/gto.12149

  5. Silurian of the Midland Valley of Scotland and Ireland (pages 195–200)

    Euan N.K. Clarkson and David A.T. Harper

    Version of Record online: 27 SEP 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/gto.12152



Geology Today provides an entertaining and instructive read for all people interested in the Earth sciences.

• Articles and Features review topics of current interest from all aspects of Earth Science – written for the general reader by experts in the field.

• Geodigest reports on news from the geological community, recent research that has appeared in the specialist journals, geological happenings and discoveries and geological conferences.

• A lively correspondence section allows readers to air and share their views and to respond to items appearing in the journal.


Contact Wiley Customer Services



Geology Today can provide rapid publication for topical articles: at the Editor's discretion, articles can be published within two months of submission. Contributions are welcomed in the following forms: Feature Articles (generally up to 3000 words), News items (up to 900 words maximum) or general correspondence. Other contributions include Rocks Explained, Minerals Explained, Building Stones Explained and Fossils Explained series.

Now available - NEW Geology Today Journal App

Download the free App from the App store and enjoy an entirely new browsing and reading experience.

Geology Today

Learn how to access content from your Geology Today App

Reasons to publish in Geology Today

• Responsive editorial team and editorial board of noted international expertise

• Wide circulation to over 7,500 institutions worldwide

• Online submission enables the quickest possible review process

• Author Services: track your papers online from submission through to publication

• No submission fees or page charges

• Low cost, high quality colour images and figures plus free colour on the web

• Articles published online in their finished format ahead of full issue compilation, providing faster publication times

• A complimentary PDF of your article