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THIS IS WHAT WE STUDY: A SAMPLING OF PROJECTS AND OUTREACH IN THE DEPARTMENT OF GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES
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Studying deep subsurface mines with similar conditions to extraterrestrial locations
Nucleation and Fluxes of Atmospheric Particles
Dispersals of early humans: adaptations, frontiers, and new territories
An outreach program bringing  seismology research into the classroom
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Article by Professor Doug Edmonds and former Postdoc William Nardin is featured on the cover of the journal Nature Geoscience

Titled, "Optimum vegetation height and density for inorganic sedimentation in deltaic marshes", the article can be seen here. Cover image credit: Elizabeth Olliver.

 

 

Faculty and students in Geosciences to participate in IU Science Fest on October 25

Get ready for a day of hands-on educational fun! Earthquake Simulator, Physics for Fun demonstration, Chemistry Magic Show, and tours of Kirkwood Observatory and Jordan Hall Greenhouse are just a few of the things you’ll be able to see and do. Activities will be held in Swain West, Jordan Hall, Chemistry, and Kirkwood Observatory. Department Science Fest Website

Curiosity Rover On Mars

News Articles

  • Are you considering Geological Sciences for your career? Check out the American Geosciences Institute median salaries for Geoscience-related occupations in 2013. more
  • The 2014 edition of the Hoosier Geologic Record is now online! This interactive publication is a flip book that can be viewed on desktops, tablets, and smartphones. For more information please see the NEWS section.
  • The Mary Iverson Graduate Fellowship. The Department of Geological Sciences at Indiana University celebrates Mary Iverson’s extraordinary impact on the department with the Mary Iverson Graduate Fellowship, If you would like to contribute to the Mary Iverson Graduate Fellowship, please follow this link.

Research Focus Sites

Professional Societies, Student Chapters

Graduate Admissions

Undergraduate Admissions

Colloquia

  • October 6: Audrey Sawyer, University of Kentucky Title: Hydrologic speed bumps: Heterogeneity in water and nutrient exchange between rivers and aquifers.
    4:00 p.m. GY143. Refreshments served at 3:30 in the Geology lobby. more
  • Colloquium Schedule

Events and Calendar

Other Resources


Indiana University Department of Geological Sciences
1001 East 10th Street Bloomington, IN 47405-1405
Phone: 812-855-5582 | Fax: 812-855-7899 | Map, Directions and Contacts