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Jan 12, 2018
Largest recorded underwater volcanic eruption sheds light on deep-sea events(Image: Havre volcano showing new lava from 2012 eruption in red.)By Robert Sanders, Media relations |January 11, 2018They... [Read more]
Jan 8, 2018
Earth and Planetary Science Professor Inez Fung speaks of climate change on KQED science podcast and on NPR Morning Edition.  To listen, click... [Read more]
Jan 4, 2018
The Berkeley Seismology Lab, Blogs About Today's Bay Area Earthquake Danger Lurking under the East BayCategories:   ... [Read more]
Jan 2, 2018
Earth and Planetary Science Department Chair Richard Allen was pleased to announce that William (Bill) Boos and Daniel Stolper have joined the EPS family as our newest faculty.  Bill is an... [Read more]
Jan 2, 2018
The 2017 New Year’s Eve sunset over the Bay Area did not disappoint this year.As individuals prepared to celebrate the start of the New Year, staff from EPS participated in the annual Bay Area... [Read more]
Dec 21, 2017
The start of Winter 2017 took place on campus today at 8:28AM with the Winter Solstice gracing our skies.Although the winter solstice marks the shortest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere, it... [Read more]
Dec 21, 2017
The University of California prohibits the use, possession and sale of marijuana in any form on all university property, including university-owned and leased buildings, housing and parking lots.... [Read more]
Dec 20, 2017
Important Dates For The 2018 Spring Semester  EventDateSpring Semester BeginsTuesday, January 9, 2018Academic & Administrative Holiday (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)Monday, January 15,... [Read more]