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Richard Alley to give Research Unplugged talk on global climate change


By Melissa Beattie-Moss April 8, 2013   UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Richard Alley, Evan Pugh Professor of Geosciences at Penn State, will present "Rising Seas, Warming Planet: Lessons from Antarctica" at... read more

Alley receives AAAS Public Engagement Award


UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Richard B. Alley, Evan Pugh Professor of Geosciences, was named the recipient of the 2012 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Public Engagement in... read more

Slingerland Early Career Professorship endowed in Earth and Mineral Sciences


UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Rudy L. Slingerland, professor of geology in Penn State’s Department of Geosciences, was recently honored by a former graduate student and his wife who established an early... read more

Flow of research on ice sheets helps answer climate questions


UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Just as ice sheets slide slowly and steadily into the ocean, researchers are returning from each trip to the Arctic and Antarctic with more data about climate change,... read more

Richard B. Alley Receives 2012 AAAS Public Engagement with Science Award


 AAAS has named Richard B. Alley as the recipient of the 2012 AAAS Public Engagement with Science Award, recognizing “his decades-long, broad-based and exceptionally effective efforts communicating... read more