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Movements of the body, movements of the Earth


UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Jen Taylor hadn't taken any dance classes before coming to college. After graduation this spring, she will leave with several years' experience not only dancing but teaching... read more

Undergraduate Madeline Nyblade argues "Change Starts Here"

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Retiring Engelder’s expertise helped fueled natural gas boom across nation


Fifty-eight years ago, Terry Engelder wasn’t yet a world-renowned geoscientist. He was a kid with a keen interest in science, a passion ignited by the space race and fueled by the funds that flowed... read more

Measuring 'rhythms of Penn State' gives students preview of earthquake science


 UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A simple electronic device found in nearly every smartphone today is helping students learn about the science of earthquakes in one general education geosciences course, GEOSC... read more

Congratulations to Peter Wilf


Congratulations to Peter Wilf. Dr. Wilf has been elected Fellow of the Paleontological Society.   The Paleontological Society states "Fellows are members of the Paleontological Society who have made... read more