Department of Geology and Geophysics

Journey to the bottom of the world

The U’s Dan Reed and Maureen Condic traveled to Antarctica in a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see and understand the vast scientific opportunities—and life-and-death precipices—the southernmost tip of the globe offers.


Water towers at risk as glaciers recede

Research provides new insight on mountain glacier-derived water resource systems, impacting up to 1.9 billion people globally.


DINO-MITE DISCOVERY

Newly discovered, nearly complete Tyrannosaur skeleton found in Grand Staircase Escalante.


SOIREE IN THE STREAM

Researchers from various backgrounds converge on Red Butte Creek watershed to collect an unprecedented data set on water quantity and quality.