Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Near-Surface Geochemistry and Geobiology

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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]
Sep 22, 2017
Applications to become a GSI/Reader of the Earth and Planetary Sciences department for Spring 2018 are now being accepted by the department. Please click the link... [Read more]
Sep 22, 2017
The 2017 Earth and Planetary Science Welcome BBQ A Rousing Success!Led by the department’s incoming graduate student class, the traditional welcome BBQ was a stirring success for the department.... [Read more]
Sep 18, 2017
The Earth and Planetary Science seminar series presents:Mark BrandonYale (on sabbatical at Stanford)Cenozoic evolution of climate, topography, and tectonics in the Patagonian AndesThursday, September... [Read more]
Sep 11, 2017
The Earth and Planetary Science seminar series presents: Jenny SuckaleStanford The role of multiphase instabilities in nature’s extremesThursday, September 14th4:00 p.m., 141 McCone... [Read more]