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. 

Driver of Global Change
The future of forests under climate change
Global Trekker
Setting the pace for change in the energy sector
Volcanic Eruption Expanded Ozone Hole to Record Size
World’s lakes may be much shallower than previously thought
Future of African Corn
Outstanding Contribution Honored
16th Annual Kendall Lecture with Thomas R. Karl
New Worlds, New Discoveries