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Cornell to conduct Earth Source Heat seismic survey Sept. 21-25

September 15, 2018

Cornell to conduct Earth Source Heat seismic survey Sept. 21-25

Cornell will conduct a survey of the sub-terrain on campus and in the towns of Ithaca and Dryden... read more

Ithaca High's Brindisi MS '04, MAT '05 receives Raymond C. Loehr Innovative Science Teaching Award

September 5, 2018

Ithaca High's Brindisi MS '04, MAT '05 receives Raymond C. Loehr Innovative Science Teaching Award

Innovative methods inspire interest in the sciences. read more

Groundwater loss prompts more California land sinking

August 29, 2018

Groundwater loss prompts more California land sinking

Despite higher-than-normal amounts of rain in early 2017, the large agricultural and metropolitan... read more

Campaign aims to bring climate science to every US high school

August 15, 2018

Campaign aims to bring climate science to every US high school

The Paleontological Research Institution and the university’s Sea Grant program raising funds to... read more

Alessi receives 2018 Macelwane award from AMS

August 13, 2018

Alessi receives 2018 Macelwane award from AMS

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

Encyclopedia of Geochemistry edited by White just published

August 8, 2018

Encyclopedia of Geochemistry edited by White just published

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

Early Career Awards for Hagos and Kok

August 2, 2018

Early Career Awards for Hagos and Kok

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

Wilks co-authors newly published book, "Statistical Postprocessing of Ensemble Forecasts"

August 2, 2018

Wilks co-authors newly published book, "Statistical Postprocessing of Ensemble Forecasts"

The book illustrates the use of these methods in several important applications including weather,... read more

Scientists seek to untangle ecological effects of water management

July 20, 2018

Scientists seek to untangle ecological effects of water management

Cornell and Paleontological Research Institution scientists dug into the Colorado River's estuary... read more

Mars’ crustal evolution does not follow Earth’s formula

July 19, 2018

Mars’ crustal evolution does not follow Earth’s formula

Mars may not have an Earth-like, continental crust. Instead, a Cornell scientist poses an... read more

Allmon sheds light on "paleontologist's paradise," Ithaca, NY.

July 9, 2018

Allmon sheds light on "paleontologist's paradise," Ithaca, NY.

The New Yorker science journalist Peter Brannen's trek across state of New York provides him with... read more

Durkin receives award for outstanding presentation from the European Geosciences Union

July 9, 2018

Durkin receives award for outstanding presentation from the European Geosciences Union

PhD candidate, Joey Durkin, selected for an Outstanding Student Poster and PICO Award at the... read more

Kim receives Student Award from SSA

June 25, 2018

Kim receives Student Award from SSA

Doyeon Kim PhD '18 chosen to receive a 2018 Student Award from the Seismological Society of America. read more

Future of right whales depends on adaptive conservation policies

June 14, 2018

Future of right whales depends on adaptive conservation policies

Humanity may forfeit the chance to save North Atlantic right whales from extinction if conservation... read more

Bloom book available at Cornell Store June 8

June 7, 2018

Bloom book available at Cornell Store June 8

The late Prof. Emeritus Art Bloom's book, "Gorges History: Landscapes and Geology of the Finger... read more

Radiocarbon cycle studies may call for change of historical calibration

June 5, 2018

Radiocarbon cycle studies may call for change of historical calibration

Tree-ring research of the southern Levant region by Sturt Manning, PI, and EAS alums Carol Griggs... read more

Colleagues collaborate to finish late geologist’s book

June 5, 2018

Colleagues collaborate to finish late geologist’s book

When Art Bloom died a year ago, five of the late geology professor’s colleagues collaborated with... read more

Cornell experts aim for carbon neutrality via Earth Source Heat

May 24, 2018

Cornell experts aim for carbon neutrality via Earth Source Heat

Cornell engineering faculty and facility experts met with more than 100 members of the Ithaca... read more

Update on Cornell's Earth Source Heat Project

May 23, 2018

Update on Cornell's Earth Source Heat Project

"...to create a new regional energy supply and to heat Cornell's campus with renewable resources..." read more

"Where is the human in climate change?": Unintended Consequences

May 15, 2018

"Where is the human in climate change?": Unintended Consequences

Natalie Mahowald's work featured on episode of the series, "What makes us human?" read more

Science of Earth Systems major, Samantha Moruzzi '20, receives AIPG Scholarship

May 11, 2018

Science of Earth Systems major, Samantha Moruzzi '20, receives AIPG Scholarship

Moruzzi is one of 19 students receiving a 2018 AIPG undergraduate scholarship. read more

Zheng leads research on Russian glacial change rate

April 25, 2018

Zheng leads research on Russian glacial change rate

Findings dramatic in Zheng and Pritchard published research on Franz Josef Land glacial change. read more

Hariharan receives NSF GRFP fellowship

April 5, 2018

Hariharan receives NSF GRFP fellowship

EAS senior, Anant Hariharan, has been awarded a 2018 graduate research fellowship in the field of... read more