Building 54

The Cecil and Ida Green Building, also known as the Green Building, has been the home for geoscience at MIT since its dedication on October 2, 1964. The Green Building was designed by noted architect I. M. Pei, at 21 stories or 90 m tall, the Green Building remains the tallest building in Cambridge. Building 54 houses the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, the Earth Resources Laboratory, the Center for Global Change Science, the Lorenz Center and the MIT-WHOI Joint Program.

Photo Credit: Helen Hill

21 AMES ST, Cambridge, MA 02139

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MIT Campus

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Upcoming Events

 FISH Seminar: Dr. Lise Retailleau (Stanford)

Ambient field analysis: from source tracking to deep earth imaging Correlations of the ambient seismic field have been used successfully to study the Earth...

Friday, September 21, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
2018 EAPS Annual Geology Field Trip

Dinosaurs! Glaciers! Continental Rifts! Space limited to 35, so you must use this link to RSVP. Discover dinosaur footprints and hunt for Triassic fossils,...

Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 8:00am
2018 EAPS Annual Geology Field Trip

Dinosaurs! Glaciers! Continental Rifts! Space limited to 35, so you must use this link to RSVP. Discover dinosaur footprints and hunt for Triassic fossils,...

Sunday, September 23, 2018
 PAOC Colloquium - Paul Wennberg (Caltech)

Speaker: Paul Wennberg (Caltech) The Carbon Cycle Observed from Space: Measurements of Carbon Dioxide and Chlorophyll Fluorescence from the Orbiting Carbon...

Monday, September 24, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
PICS Seminar: Danielle Wood (MIT Media Lab)

About the SeriesThe MIT Planetary Lunch Colloquium Series [PlCS] is a weekly seminar series organized within the EAPS department. Colloquia topics span the...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Recent Events

EAPS Department Lecture Series - Bethany...

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Sack Lunch Seminar Series (SLS) - Larry Pratt

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

EAPS Department Lecture Series - Maureen Long...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Sack Lunch Seminar Series (SLS) - Tom Beucler

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

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