Issue 24 of Géosciences takes a look at geological information and how it is used.
2 July 2020
Cover of Issue 24 of the Géosciences journal

Cover of Issue 24 of the Géosciences journal.


The science of geology is crucial for understanding natural phenomena, as well as for developing and exploiting our country's resources in a viable manner.

This issue includes:

  • a feature about the French Geological Reference Platform – the "geological map of the future", a multi-scale three-dimensional representation of France's subsurface – which will make it possible to publish constantly-updated geological information;
  • an interview with Thierry Dallard, Chairman of the Board of the Greater Paris Council;
  • an interview with Philippe Montagnier from Total concerning the contribution digital services are making to geology;
  • the mission log concerning the discovery of a new underwater volcano in Mayotte.

Géosciences journal No. 24