Earth. Planets. Climate. Life.


The Department of Earth, Atmospheric
and Planetary Sciences (EAPS) is the place at MIT where the turbulent oceans and atmosphere, the inaccessible depths of the inner Earth, distant planets, and the origins of life all come together under one intellectual roof. 

First Atmospheric Study of Earth-sized Exoplanets Reveals Rocky Worlds
Bowring Awarded Bucher Medal
3 Questions: Richard Binzel on what we've learned so far from New Horizons
Eye on the Sky
Gauging the Impact of Climate Change on U.S. Agriculture
Nature Takes Seager Back to Her Thesis
The Fat of Life
Reilinger Award News
Scientists Observe First Signs of Healing in the Antarctic Ozone Layer
Celebrating the Peter H. Stone and Paola Malanotte Stone Professorship