Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Geophysics

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Mar 13, 2018
Recruitment Period Open date: March 1st, 2018  Next review date: March 15th, 2018  Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.  Final date:... [Read more]
Mar 7, 2018
More of the Bay Area Could Be Underwater in 2100 Than Previously Expected By TROY GRIGGS MARCH 7, 2018,... [Read more]
Feb 27, 2018
Hidden ‘rock moisture’ may be key to tree survival during droughtImage: Weathered bedrock on hillsides can store a significant amount of rock moisture inside its fractures and pores. Tree roots tap... [Read more]
Feb 26, 2018
What is your UC Berkeley, Earth & Planetary Science moment?The first time you saw our mineral collection in McCone Hall?Sitting in Professor Rudy Wenk’s Mineralogy class?Out in the field for EPS... [Read more]
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]