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Penn State students semi-finalists in mission to spend year in Canada simulating life on Mars

4/10/2014

 http://news.psu.edu/story/310538/2014/04/07/academics/penn-state-diploma-first-mars-second read more

Dr. Terry Engelder was recently intervieded for a story on hydraulic fracturing.

3/31/2014

 Read more here: http://www.hsh.com/finance/real-estate/homeowners-mineral-rights-fracking.html read more

Listen to Dr. Peter Wilf's radio segment today on Patagonian conifer fossils @AcademicMinute.

3/31/2014

 http://wamc.org/post/dr-peter-wilf-penn-state-university-tracing-path-conifer-fossils read more

Penn Staters current (Richard Alley) and past (Sarah Das) figure prominently in the AAAS initiative "What we Know."

3/19/2014

The Guardian reports with "a rare intervention into a policy debate, the American Association for the Advancement of Science urged Americans to act swiftly to reduce greenhouse gas emissions... read more

Two of our own Geosciences students have been selected as semi-finalists for crew selection for the Mars Society’s Mars Arctic 365 (MA365) mission.

3/4/2014

 Read the full story at http://www.marssociety.org/home/press/announcements/marsarctic365missionsemi-finalistsannounced   read more