Assistant Professor Mike Willis heads new CU Boulder-led study showing just how quickly cold glaciers can change speed, lose mass

Sept. 19, 2018

Unprecedented Ice Loss in Russian Ice Cap New CU Boulder-led study shows just how quickly cold glaciers can change speed, lose mass In the last few years, the Vavilov Ice Cap in the Russian High Arctic has dramatically accelerated, sliding as much as 82 feet a day in 2015, according...

Just published in Nature: How female scientists can confront gender bias in the workplace

Sept. 18, 2018

Just published in Nature - How female scientists can confront gender bias in the workplace Professor Jaelyn Eberle is among six researchers who offer tips for navigating through and beyond gender barriers. Read more

Just published in Nature: Triple oxygen isotope evidence for limited mid-Proterozoic primary productivity

July 18, 2018

Just published in Nature - ( https://rdcu.be/299Q ). Professor Boswell Wing is part of the study that shows a Billion-year-old lake deposit yields clues to Earth's ancient life. Read more

Anne Sheehan Blog - Alaska Amphibious Community Seismic Experiment

July 18, 2018

Professor Craig Jones received the Geological Society of America Structural Geology and Tectonics Division Outstanding Publication award

July 10, 2018

Professor Craig Jones received the Geological Society of America Structural Geology and Tectonics Division Outstanding Publication award for: Jones, C. H., H. Reeg, G. Zandt, H. Gilbert, T. J. Owens, and J. Stachnik (2014), P-wave tomography of potential convective downwellings and their source regions, Sierra Nevada, California, Geosphere, 10, 505-533...

Just published in Science: Observed rapid bedrock uplift in Amundsen Sea Embayment promotes ice-sheet stability

June 22, 2018

Just published in Science - ( http://science.sciencemag.org/content/360/6395/1335 ). Professor Mike Willis is part of the study that shows rising bedrock below West Antarctica could slow down ice-sheet collapsing. Read more at http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/06/rising-bedrock-below-west-antarctica-could-delay-catastrophic-ice-sheet-collapse

Microbes living in a toxic volcanic lake could hold clues to life on Mars

May 2, 2018

Professor Giff Miller is the recipient of the 2018 Distinguished Career Award from the American Quaternary Association.

April 23, 2018

Professor Giff Miller is the recipient of the 2018 Distinguished Career Award from the American Quaternary Association. This award recognizes a Quaternary scientist who has contributed significantly and continuously to the advancement of Quaternary science. It is the highest award made by the Association and honors a lifetime commitment to...

Colorado seeing earthquakes where they’ve never happened before

April 6, 2018

Paul Weimer will receive Honorary Membership in the AAPG in May 2018.

Dec. 19, 2017

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