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June 5, 2018

Earth Sciences professor Matthew Saltzman is co-author on a paper in Science this month, which links biological evolutionary innovations to a dramatic rise of atmospheric oxygen in the Devonian…

May 15, 2018

Melissa Wrzesien (who recently defended her doctoral thesis) published a big result recently in Geophysical Research Letters. It turns out that our estimates of annual snow accumulation in the…

May 15, 2018

OSU School of Earth Sciences’ own Terry Wilson has been awarded the 2018 SCAR Medal for International Coordination for outstanding and sustained contributions to international cooperation and…

April 12, 2018

Earth Science Professors Ann Cook and Audrey Sawyer have received awards from the National Science Foundation's (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program. The prestigious NSF awards…

March 20, 2018

Professor Berry Lyons has been chosen to receive the 2018 Ohio State Distinguished Scholar Award. This award recognizes Professor Lyons's exceptional contributions to research in fields as diverse…

March 5, 2018

On Thursday, Professor A. Sawyer's Water Issues class looked on as a well was drilled in our backyard. The 120-foot well penetrated two cavities in the Columbus Limestone. Students had the…

March 4, 2018

Prospective Earth Science grad students toured some favorite spots in the city with current students on Saturday as part of Prospective Student Weekend. The tour included a trip to North Market…

March 4, 2018

Professors Lonnie and Ellen Thompson were featured in a news story by ABC 6. The video highlights the professors' mission to measure past climate change recorded in ice cores. The cores are…

February 19, 2018

Professor Steven Lower (Earth Sciences) and collaborating twin brother and Professor Brian Lower (School of Environment and Natural Resources) were recently featured in the Dispatch. They have…