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. 

T Minus 2 Weeks to Launch
Fall 2016 Geology Field Trip
Physics of Fluid Flow in Porous Media
What Happened After the 2014 Napa Quake?
Finding Life on Mars
Seeking Out the Secret History of Other Worlds
How Did Fragile Early Microbes Become Fossils?
Monsoon Intensity Enhanced by Heat Captured by Desert Dust
EGSAC Canoeing for Clean Water
Celebrating the Peter H. Stone and Paola Malanotte Stone Professorship