May 2014 News

May 22, 2014
Ivy Tan, a graduate student in Trude Storelvmo’s lab, and Shineng Hu, a graduate student in Alexey Fedorov’s lab, have received NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowships. Ivy’...
May 19, 2014
Ross Anderson, a second year graduate student in Derek Briggs’ lab, has received a NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship for his proposal: “The rise of eukaryotes:...
May 15, 2014
David Auerbach: GSA Graduate Student Research Grant, R.E. McAdams Memorial Grant from American Association of Petroleum Geologists Robin Canavan: GSA Graduate Student...
May 13, 2014
Dolf Seilacher, whose scholarly work and fossil illustrations earned him regard as one of the 20th century’s great paleontologists, died April 26 in Germany. He was 89 and...
May 6, 2014
What are turtles, and where did they come from? Precise answers to these questions have long eluded scientists. But new research led by Daniel Field of Yale University and...
May 6, 2014
A perturbation of the carbon cycle and biosphere, linked to globally increased temperatures about 55.9 million years ago, characterized the Palaeocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum...
May 5, 2014
Geophysical Research Letters selects Shun’s paper “Importance of anelasticity in the interpretation of seismic tomography” as one of the 40 most influential papers...