Students performing soil sampling
Colin Robins, Keck Science Department (CMC/PIT/SCR) will give a talk titled "Mineralogical and Soil-Geomorphic Insights from a ~4-5 million-year-old Mojave Desert Soil."
We are delighted to announce that Associate Professor of Geology Robert Gaines was selected to receive a 2013 Wig Award for Exceptional Teaching, the highest form of teaching accolade that the College bestows.
Maria Prokopenko, Pomona College and USC, discusses using oxygen triple isotopes and O2/Ar ratios to determine factors controlling carbon export production in spring blooms on the Bering Sea shelf.
 pit crater chains in Iceland
Prof. Grosfils — with colleagues Sarah Davey (first author), Richard Ernst, and Claire Samson (all at Carleton University) — presents an analysis of pit crater chain clustering in selected areas of Venus.