News

August 19, 2019
Only 0.1% of AGU members (of which there are about 60,000) are elected to Fellow in any given year.  John joins 5 other AGU fellows in our Department.  He’ll receive...
August 15, 2019
Earth’s early oceans appear not to have been as hot as some have suggested. The oxygen isotope composition of marine carbonates has changed markedly over the past 3.5...
August 6, 2019
https://eos.org/agu-news/2019-agu-section-awardees-and-named-lecturers  
Main Gulp
July 25, 2019
Researchers have found the earliest known evidence of a mammal predecessor with sophisticated bones at the back of the neck that allowed for swallowing food in the same way...
Dragonfly mission concept image of entry, descent, landing, surface operations, and flight on Titan. (Credit: Johns Hopkins APL)
July 22, 2019
By 2034, when the Dragonfly drone mission makes landfall on the surface of Titan, Yale’s Juan Lora will have spent nearly half his life studying the climatic tendencies of...
July 9, 2019
It is with sadness I write to report the passing of George Veronis, Professor Emeritus in the Department of Geology & Geophysics on June 30, he was 93. George was one of...
July 8, 2019
The PECASE is the highest honor bestowed by the United States Government to outstanding scientists and engineers who are beginning their independent research careers and who...