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Welcome to our blog.

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.

How does it feel to take a plunge into the belly of the Amazon? Katie Fletcher's account of her hike through the rainforest will give you an idea! [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]