Geoscience

Exposed sediments reveal decades of Lake Powell history

As Lake Powell shrinks, the sediment that built up over the lake’s six-decade history is being revealed.


Possible chemical leftovers from early Earth sit near the core

Low seismic velocity zones may be remnants of incomplete mixing during the early stages of the planet’s interior.


Why geoscience matters

Geosciences is an integrative science, combining many disciplines and touching many aspects of our lives.


A hydoelectric dam is damaged, nestled in the Himalayan mountain scape.

Cause and scope of the Uttarakhand disaster

In February, the Uttarakhand region of India experienced a humanitarian tragedy when a wall of rock and ice collapsed and formed a debris flow.


U HEADS UP! AND SHAKEOUT 2016

Enter to win $200 to the University Campus Store by taking this pre-drill survey to help the U address areas for improvement from previous earthquake preparedness exercises.