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EPSS alumna Jessica Watkins reflects on her journey so far

Jessica Watkins, who earned a doctorate in geology from UCLA in 2015, will spend six months on the International Space Station as part of NASA’s SpaceX Crew-4 mission.

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2022 Commencement Celebration

Read about the celebration on June 11, 2022.

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New research discovers surprising activity among organisms thriving in extremely deep, hot subseafloor

New research discovers surprising activity among organisms thriving in extremely deep, hot sub-seafloor


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EPSS researchers discover source of super-fast ‘electron rain’
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EPSS Alumni, Faculty use Hubble telescope to confirm largest comet nucleus ever!