A portion of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, as imaged by the ESA Rosetta spacecraft, Oct 28, 2014
Mosaic Canyon, Death Valley National Park
Backscattered electron image of a goethite-rich sample
The Whin Sill igneous intrusion (dolerite, ~295Ma) in northern England with Hadrian's Wall running along the top on the right. Photo by Martin Pratt.
E&PS LROC ( Lunar Reconaissance Orbiter Camera) team members and students looking at a mafic dike with Apollo 17 astronaut and geologist Harrison "Jack" Schmitt during a field trip to the St. Francois Mountains
E&PS LROC (Lunar Reconaissance Orbiter Camera) team members and students looking at a mafic dike with Apollo 17 astronaut and geologist Harrison "Jack" Schmitt during a field trip to the St. Francois Mountains

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Feb
03
Solar System and planetary evolution: A genetic investigation
Rudolph Hall, Room 203 @ 4:15 pm
Feb
05
Plate tectonics: From initiation of subduction to global plate motions
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Feb
12
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Feb
19
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Mar
03
The Origin of the Moon and the “isotopic crisis"
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Photo of the Week

January 28, 2015: Glacial striations on granite, Reserve Faunique des Laurentides, Quebec
Photo by Bob Dymek.
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