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August 31, 2021
As scientists prepare for crewed research missions to nearby planets and moons, they’ve identified a need for something beyond rovers and rockets. They need accurate weather...
August 9, 2021
Maureen Long, an expert on the structure and dynamics of the deep Earth, has been appointed the Bruce D. Alexander ’65 Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences, effective...
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July 29, 2021
A new Yale study suggests that aerosols in the atmosphere may be temporarily holding down ocean temperatures in the eastern equatorial Pacific. The findings, published in the...
July 6, 2021
The GSA Donath Medal (Young Scientist Award) was established in 1988 and is awarded to a young scientist for outstanding achievement in contributing to geologic knowledge...