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. 

With New Model, Buildings May “Sense” Internal Damage
3 Questions: Maria Zuber on Stepping Up MIT’s Response to Climate Change
New Technique Tracks Rock Deformation at a Micrometric Scale
ClimateX Kicks Off With Science
Ferrari Receives Prestigious Award for Excellence in Oceanography
OSIRIS REx Launch 2016
Faculty Opening in Planetary Science
Faculty Opening in Geophysics
2016 Fall Geology Field Trip
Celebrating the Peter H. Stone and Paola Malanotte Stone Professorship