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The Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland is an international society for all those working in the mineral sciences.  


 redox_image_edited1_120 Redox meeting

Manchester, UK
21–22 June 2017



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Allied Societies



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Geological Society (London) geolsoclogowithstrapline_120


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