Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Near-Surface Geochemistry and Geobiology

News and Awards

Aug 5, 2018
Microbial communities are critical to ecosystem function. A key objective of metagenomic studies is to analyse organism-specific metabolic pathways and reconstruct community interaction networks... [Read more]
Aug 6, 2018
Six cameras along a 12-km-diameter circle are generating a 4D view of clouds at the Southern Great Plains atmospheric observatory in Oklahoma.Newly installed stereo cameras ringing the Southern... [Read more]
Aug 8, 2018
LAUNCH DAY FOR NEW FRESHMEN AND TRANSFERSTuesday, August 21, 2018 - 10:00am to 3:00pmThis is an event for new freshmen and new transfer students intending on majoring in the... [Read more]
Jul 27, 2018
Berkeley Seismology Lab's Qingkai Kong, Asaf Inbal and Richard Allen have won a 2018 "Student Presentation Award" from the Seismological Society of America (SSA) for their presentation: "MyShake –... [Read more]
Jul 24, 2018
Controls on explosive-effusive volcanic eruption styles (from, published July 18, 2018) by Mike Cassidy... [Read more]
Aug 1, 2018
2019 Awards and Honors Recipients THE CARL-GUSTAF ROSSBY RESEARCH MEDALInez Y. Fung For fundamental and pioneering contributions to understanding biosphere–atmosphere interactions through... [Read more]
Jul 19, 2018
Imaging seismic intrinsic and scattering attenuation in Long Valley Caldera, California, by analyzing more than 1700 vertical‐component waveforms from local earthquakes. Observed energy... [Read more]