Earth and atmospheric sciences
River networks on Titan point to a puzzling geologic history
July 19, 2012Findings suggest the surface of Saturn’s largest moon may have undergone a recent transformation.
William F. Brace, professor emeritus in EAPS, dies at 86
May 8, 2012Geologist helped develop systematic descriptions of key physical properties of rocks.
Sara Seager named co-winner of the 2012 Sackler Prize
April 18, 2012
From Earth to the Moon
January 6, 2012MIT-led GRAIL mission enters lunar obit
Robert van der Hilst named head of the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences
December 12, 2011Succeeds Maria Zuber, who led department for the last eight years.
Four from MIT named AAAS fellows
December 9, 2011
Young scientists and babies: White House policy begins with alumna request
September 30, 2011A new White House initiative to provide workplace flexibility to young scientists — starting with the National Science Foundation — has MIT fingerprints all over it.