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Simulation software, decision-support tools and screen savers made by the BGS

    Programs to simulate and analyse pumping tests in large-diameter wells, one for pumping tests, and the other to simulate time-drawdown behaviour for a specified set of parameters.
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  • Data models
    BGS Open Geoscience Data Models aim to provide open, ready-to-use database designs that are free for all.
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  • Minecraft
    Inspired by the Ordnance Survey, the British Geological Survey has reproduced the 2D geology of mainland Great Britain and surrounding islands within the world of Minecraft. This map shows the Ordnance Survey map data on the surface and the rough position of real geology beneath, repeated down to the bedrock.
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  • Screen savers
    A series of themed screen savers showcase examples from the BGS photographic collection. 3D modelling screen savers are also available.
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