Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences

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The Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences (EAPS) is the place at MIT where the turbulent oceans and atmosphere, the inaccessible depths of the inner Earth, distant planets, and the origins of life come together under one intellectual roof.

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FISH Lecture - Ben Holtzman (Columbia U.)

How can (machine) listening to earthquakes inform our understanding of the dynamics of geothermal reservoirs? The Utah Frontier Observatory for Research in...

Friday, July 23, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
 VIRTUAL - Thesis Defense: Joleen Heiderich (MIT/WHOI Joint Program)

The Gulf Stream: Along-stream evolution of volume transport and water properties observed by underwater gliders A public presentation of the thesis will be...

Friday, August 06, 2021 at 9:30am to 10:30am
Climate and the potential for life on other planets

Please join us for the Ninth Annual John H. Carlson Lecture with Professor Dorian Abbot from the University of Chicago ABOUT THE TALK Understanding...

Thursday, October 21, 2021 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
EAPS DLS Special Lecture: Naomi Oreskes (Harvard)

Details forthcoming About this Series The Department Lecture Series at EAPS at MIT is a series of Weekly talks given by leading thinkers in the areas...

Friday, November 19, 2021 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm

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