Janne Blichert-Toft awarded the Steno Medal

It is with great pleasure that the Danish Geological Society awards the Steno Medal to Janne Blichert-Toft the 24th of April 2015. Janne is educated in Copenhagen and is today Director of Research at Ecole Normale Sup√©rieure de Lyon, Laboratoire…

Named in honour of Steno

Named in honour of Steno

By Elsebeth Thomsen When a new species of a living organism or a fossil is found it is described and named according to international rules. A name may be based on morphological characters, related to the locality where it was…