Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Geophysics

News and Awards

Oct 9, 2017
The Earth and Planetary Science seminar series presents:Joel ScheingrossGFZ PotsdamMechanics of waterfall formation and retreatThursday, October 12th4:00 p.m., 141 McCone If you would like... [Read more]
Oct 6, 2017
The 2017 harvest moon greeted sky watchers around the Bay Area Thursday night. Unlike the typical full moon, the harvest moon is the full moon closest to the autumn equinox.   However,... [Read more]
Oct 5, 2017
The United States Navy Blue Angels signaled the start of Fleet Week 2017 with their thunderous arrival at the Oakland airport Sunday during civil twilight.Civil twilight occurs when the Sun is less... [Read more]
Oct 5, 2017
Undergraduate Research And Scholarship Fair October 17th 1-4pm Pauley Ballroom, MLK Jr. Student Union Come visit with representatives from numerous research and scholarship programs!   ... [Read more]
Oct 5, 2017
Sun Halos Over UC BerkeleyDuring the final weeks of September, Students, Staff, and Faculty were wowed by the appearance of halos around the Sun over campus.Referred to as  “22 degree halos”,... [Read more]
Oct 3, 2017
The Earth and Planetary Science seminar series presents:Doug HemingwayUC BerkeleyIcy ocean world interiors from gravity and topographyThursday, October 5th4:00 p.m., 141 McCone If you would like... [Read more]
Sep 25, 2017
The Earth and Planetary Science and Astronomy seminar series present:Bill BottkeSouthwest Research InstituteExploring the echos of giant planetary migration and lost ice giantsThursday,... [Read more]
Sep 22, 2017
Goodbye Summer 20171:02pm Pacific Standard Time today marked the Autumnal Equinox and the official end of Summer.On this day both night and day are roughly the same length (at about 12 hours each)... [Read more]
Sep 22, 2017
The Earth and Planetary Science 2017 Fall Seminars Are In Full Swing The Earth and Planetary Science Department continue to hold its well-regarded seminars for the fall semester.The EPS seminars... [Read more]
Sep 22, 2017
EPS 117 Takes Off To The Sierra Nevada’s On Their First Weekend Field Trip AdventureStudents and faculty from our highly regarded Earth and Planetary Science course 117 (Geomorphology) debarked on... [Read more]