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SES major Stephanie Sang '15 is RCPRS recipient

SES major Stephanie Sang '15 is RCPRS recipient

July 19, 2013

Stephanie Sang '15, undergraduate in the Science of Earth Systems major in EAS has received a Rawlings Cornell Presidential Research Scholars award. read more

Earthquakes and Injection Wells

Earthquakes and Injection Wells

July 11, 2013

Warning signs?: Keranen led study to investigate correlation between earthquakes and injection wells. read more

Roof of the World: First GSC-GSA Joint Scientific Meeting

Roof of the World: First GSC-GSA Joint Scientific Meeting

July 8, 2013

Roof of the World joint scientific meeting between the Geological Societies of America and China held in Chengdu, China June 17 - 19, 2013. read more

Mahlburg Kay and Brown comment on lithospheric research advances; continental collisions

Mahlburg Kay and Brown comment on lithospheric research advances; continental collisions

July 8, 2013

Science 5 July 2013 article details geologists' findings and plans for future research on Earth's lithosphere through SinoProbe and US EarthScope program. Cornell's Suzanne Mahlburg Kay and Larry... read more

Aftershock Locations and Fault Rupture Areas

Aftershock Locations and Fault Rupture Areas

July 1, 2013

The increase in earthquakes in the continental interior of the US and more fluids being injected into the subsurface causes scientists to study connecting significance of these facts. read more

Advances in the detection of transient seismic activity

Advances in the detection of transient seismic activity

May 1, 2013

The SCEC Geodetic Transient‚ÄźDetection Validation Exercise by Rowena B. Lohman and Jessica R. Murray; Special focus of the Seismological Research Letters May/June issue. read more

Expo features flyers, hoverers, soarers and wind catchers

Expo features flyers, hoverers, soarers and wind catchers

April 3, 2013

The first on-campus Aeronautics/Alternative Energy Expo March 28 showed visitors the power of flight and wind. read more