Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Near-Surface Geochemistry and Geobiology

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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]
Dec 12, 2017
         EPS staff captured this beautiful image of the incoming storm that soaked the Northern California region over the Thanksgiving Weekend.Captured... [Read more]
Dec 12, 2017
Smoke drifting into the Bay Area from the numerous fires burning in Southern California created numerous spectacular sunsets that were visible from the UC Berkeley campus.Numerous students and... [Read more]