Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences

Seismologist Germán Prieto is interested in the use of seismic records to understand earthquake sources, the interior of the Earth, and how each affects the ground motions that we feel on the Earth's surface more

In the News:

New Study Finds Oceans Arrived Early to Earth: "The oceans were always here. We didn't get them from a late process, as was previously thought," says MIT-WHOI Joint Program graduate student Adam Sarafian, lead author of a new study reported in Science this week. Read More

3 Questions: NASA’s Asteroid Redirect Mission: Better options available in thousands of near-Earth asteroids, says Rick Binzel. Read More

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Important Dates and Events:

Planets & Life - Environmental Dynamics of Human Evolution Richard Potts (Smithsonian) Monday | Nov 3 | 4:30 - 6:00 | 2-105 more

DLS - Atmospheric Evolution on the Early Earth, David Catling (University of Washington) Wednesday | Nov 5 | 3:45 - 5:00 pm | 54-915 MORE

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