Earth Science News Archives

The proud OCGC team. From left to right: Curran Wearmouth, Stephanie Roussel, Dylan Cochrane, Matthew Braun and Tyler Billington.

The proud OCGC team. From left to right: Curran Wearmouth, Stephanie...

Posted On: Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Congratulations to Scientist in Residence Dr. Richard Ernst on today's article in Nature News about his research. The article, entitled "Earth's lost history of planet-altering eruptions revealed...

Posted On: Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Reconstruction of Onychodus eriensis hunting placoderms

Reconstruction of Onychodus eriensis hunting placoderms


Congratulations to Ph.D. student Arjan Mann, who is the first listed...

Posted On: Thursday, February 9, 2017

Professor Claire Samson recently served on a panel of international experts for NASA. She provided input as science evaluator during the final phase for the selection of the next missions to be flown under the Discovery program which has a budget envelope of $450M per mission. Dr. Michael New, NASA Lead Discovery Program Scientist, wrote a letter of appreciation...

Posted On: Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Congratulations to Scientist in Residence Dr. Richard Ernst, who is featured in the current issue of Science News. This magazine is geared towards the public, making current research accessible to them. The article talks about the latest in supercontinent research and refers to Dr. Ernst's work on Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) as an important tool for sorting out Precambrian supercontinent reconstructions. The article also...

Posted On: Friday, January 13, 2017