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Alessi receives 2018 Macelwane award from AMS

The American Meteorological Society has awarded Marc Alessi '18 the Father James B. Macelwane Award.

Encyclopedia of Geochemistry edited by White just published

Volume 1 of the Encyclopedia of Earth Sciences Series, Encyclopedia of Geochemistry: A...

Early Career Awards for Hagos and Kok

The AMS has announced its 2019 awardees. Alumnus Samson Hagos and former postdoc Jasper Kok are...

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"Tsunamis used to be called tidal waves because they look like a tide wave coming in or going out very fast. But they are not related to tides. Tsunamis are caused by a sudden and significant vertical displacement of water from an underwater earthquake or landslide. Not all underwater earthquakes or landslides cause tsunamis and not all tsunamis are devastating." - Louise McGarry, Ph.D. graduate, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Oceanography. Read More