Out today in Science Express is a paper by ESS Researcher Robert Eagle, with Professor Aradhna Tripati as coauthor, describing the first direct constraints on dinosaur body temperatures. The team finds that average sauropod body ...

This week's issue of Science features a cover image and article by Professor Kevin McKeegan and colleagues entitled: "The Oxygen Isotopic Composition of the Sun Inferred from Captured Solar Wind". The paper describes challenging measurements ...

Oceanography as music video

Posted on June 22, 2011

Students in Professor Aradhna Tripati's Oceanography class (ESS 15) created a unique class project - they set course material to a music video.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gxzXgXQOCCw

ESS is proud to announce that Professor Mark Harrison has been elected Member of the National Academy of Sciences. Membership in the Academy is an honor that recognizes the highest distinction in scientific research. It ...

A new mineral found in the meteorite Yamato 691 has been named "Wassonite" in honor of professor John Wasson. Wassonite is a titanium sulfide possessing a unique crystal structure not previously observed in nature. The ...