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USGS has given the name Clem Nelson Peak to an unnamed summit in Inyo National Forest, located in Inyo County. The name has been entered into the Geographic Names Information System, the nation’s official ...


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Times reporter Eryn Brown writes a profile of ESS professor David Jewitt who has won two prestigious awards.

http://www.latimes.com/news/science/la-sci-david-jewitt-kuiper-belt-20120904,0,7955252.story


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First Circular

Posted on Sept. 1, 2012

Workshop Announcement – First Circular

New World Luminescence Dating Workshop

at UCLA in West Los Angeles, California, Sept 6 – 9, 2012

Thursday Sept 6 2012 to Saturday Sept 8, with an all-day field trip ...


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Third Circular

Posted on Sept. 1, 2012

Workshop Announcement – THIRD Circular

New World Luminescence Dating Workshop

at UCLA in West Los Angeles, California, Sept 6 – 9, 2012

DEADLINES:

ABSTRACTS: August 15

E-mail to: UCLA_luminescence@ess.ucla.edu

Detailed format instructions ...


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New World Luminescence Dating Workshop

Posted on Sept. 1, 2012

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Workshop Announcement

 

New World Luminescence Dating Workshop
UCLA in West Los Angeles, California, Sept 6 – 9, 2012

Program: PDF

Abstracts: PDF

Notes about the registration process:

  • Each person attending must register and ...


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Second Circular

Posted on Sept. 1, 2012

Workshop Announcement – SECOND Circular

 

New World Luminescence Dating Workshop

at UCLA in West Los Angeles, California, Sept 6 – 9, 2012

Dates: Thursday Sept 6 2012 to Saturday Sept 8, with an all-day ...


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For years, many scientists had thought that plate tectonics existed nowhere in our solar system but on Earth. Now, Professor An Yin has discovered that the geological phenomenon, which involves the movement of huge crustal ...


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The PhDetours team, including Matt Siegler and Laurence Yeung, look into the preparations for the Curiosity mission at JPL in Pasadena.  In it, JPL scientists explain the importance of the mission and show viewers the ...


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David Paige and David Jewitt discuss the benefits of Mars exploration in light of the upcoming landing of the Mars Science Laboratory, scheduled for August 5.

http://www.latimes.com/news/science/la-sci-mars-science-cost-20120730,0,7854004 ...


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Yuri Shprits, a research geophysicist with UCLA’s Department of Earth and Space Sciences and the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, was honored today by President Obama with the Presidential Early Career Award for ...