The Department of Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences (EPSS) invites all of our graduating students and award recipients, along with their families and friends, to join the EPSS faculty at a special 2017 Commencement Celebration ...

EPSS is proud to announce recipients of its 2017 Spring and Summer Undergraduate Research Awards. These awards are made possible by gifts from alumni and friends of the department.

  • Two undergraduates are benefitting from the ...

On April 5, 2017, Kepler Mission visionary William Borucki visited UCLA for a public talk about his work and the importance of Kepler's discoveries. More than 200 people – including young fans, students, faculty, and ...


EPSS Ph.D. student Nathaniel Monson and Prof. Ed Young are authors of a new paper in Astrophysical Journal which describes use of the Green Bank Telescope to provide new analysis of the Milky Way ...

EPSS Research Geochemist and Adjunct Professor Alan Rubin has been honored with a new mineral named after him by the Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification (CNMNC).

“I am proud to receive such an ...