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Drained Lake Perez gives students a chance to study water chemistry.


This semester, students in that Department of Geosciences course, along with researchers in the college's Earth and Environmental Systems Institute(EESI), have been using data from those wells to... read more

Ramses Ramirez, PhD student in the news...Liquid Water On Mars May Have Resulted From Hydrogen-Caused Greenhouse Effect

11/26/2013 read more

Kevin Furlong has been elected a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.


Dr. Furlong is being recognized for his distinguished contributions to understanding thermal controls on lithospheric rheology, the tectonics of unstable triple junctions and implications for crustal... read more

EMS Geo grad student Sara Elliott's research in the news!


Buried leaves reveal precolonial eastern forests and guide stream restoration   "Milldams were built from the late 1600s to the late 1800s in Pennsylvania and other parts of the east," said Peter... read more

Professor Peter Wilf interviewed on KPCC Los Angeles about discovering the first fossil tomatillo, listen here:

11/7/2013 read more