What drives our passion for studying the earth and the atmosphere? How can we use science to inform decisions about how we live on this planet? How do our experiences and our explorations of this world change who we are as people?

This is where we explore what it means to be a geoscientist. Welcome to our blog.

Meteorology student Emily Ireland shares her experience of 'the novelty effect' in the Amazon rainforest. [READ FULL POST]

In August 2017, 17 students in Earth and Atmospheric Science traveled to Ecuador with Drs. Cindy Shellito and Steve Anderson, to study volcanoes, weather, and the impacts of global change in this tiny, but very diverse, country. [READ FULL POST]