Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Planetary Science

News & Events

EPS thanks the Houtzager family for establishing the Marcel Houtzager Fund for Graduate Student Fieldwork, to honor the memory of geologist Marcel Houtzager.
Professor Inez Fung studies climate change and the carbon cycle.
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A study by EPS Assistant Prof. Swanson-Hysell and Prof. Macdonald of Earth Science at UCSB, published today in Science.
Professor Eugene Chiang elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2019. 
The UC Berkeley EPS Dept invites applications for a pool of qualified temp lecturers to teach EPS courses should an opening arise. Apply
EPS alumnus, Alexander McBirney (Mac), 1961 PhD, passed away April 7, 2019
Join us April 13th 2019 for CalDay!   You can find our schedule of events here.
Dr. Hannah Bourne (EPS PhD, 2018) has published the first study documenting the strongly correlated relationship of the CFE's optical particle flux proxy with measured carbon and nitrogen...
Professors Paul Renne and Stephen Self published new data in Science, suggesting it is likely that an impact 66 million years ago reignited massive volcanic eruptions in India