Asteroid 4-Vesta on the left and a polymict eucrite on the right, a type of meteorite believed to have come from Vesta
http://www.uahirise.org/ESP_025042_1375
Mars HiRISE: Dune composition
Lab scene...
Field trip to the Kentland impact structure in Newton Co. Indiana
Viewing Yosemite valley

Assistant Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences: Climate

The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the fields of climate, carbon cycling, or paleoclimatology. The ideal candidate will study climate or the effects of climate change in modern systems and/or over Cenozoic Earth history.

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Upcoming Events

Sep
30
Meteor Crater field training and research program
Rudolph Hall, Room 203 @ 12:00 pm
Oct
06
Rudolph Hall, Room 204 @ 4:15 pm
Oct
20
Rudolph Hall, Room 203 @ 4:15 pm
Nov
03
Rudolph Hall, Room 203 @ 4:15 pm
Nov
17
Slow earthquakes: What are they, and what are they telling us?
Rudolph Hall, Room 203 @ 4:15 pm

Photo of the Week

September 28, 2016: The sun, with a large prominence, on Sept. 11
The photo was taken using only hydrogen-alpha emission light.  Image credit: Mike Krawczynski 
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