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

The Tutor Room website goes live! Welcome to all students enrolled in our intro classes.

Aug. 26, 2018

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 Advances: Chronology of martian breccia NWA 7034 and the formation of the martian crustal dichotomy

June 27, 2018

Just published in Science Advances: Dr. Carolyn Crow is part of a study investigating a Martian meteorite, nicknamed "Black Beauty", that places the formation of Mars' crustal dichotomy at over 4.3 billion years ago. For more details, read here .

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

Just published in Science: Postimpact earliest Paleogene warming shown by fish debris oxygen isotopes (El Kef, Tunisia)

June 5, 2018

Just published in Science : Professor Julio Sepulveda is part of the study showing impact-initiated greenhouse warming from analyzing oxygen isotopic composition in fish debris. Read more at http://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2018/05/23/science.aap8525

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

May 2, 2018

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