A new study uncovers a previously undocumented relationship between erosion and wind speed.
January 08, 2020
April 15, 2019
New method helps determine how quickly silicates wear down over time, which is key to understanding natural processes that remove CO2 from air.
February 13, 2019
Depressing news and turbulent politics can leave many of us discouraged, but it’s not all doom and gloom; Earth Institute experts weigh in on what gives them hope.
February 12, 2019
Attaching the sensors that will help us study erosion rates required vacuum grease, patience, and a lot of masking tape.
February 11, 2019
From cooking to going to the bathroom, here’s what daily life is like in a remote Antarctic camp.
February 08, 2019
After bad weather and a busy week of packing and preparation, the team is finally ready to strike out on its own in the coldest, driest, and windiest place on the planet.
February 06, 2019
The team is using two techniques to study weathering and erosion in Antarctica’s McMurdo Dry Valleys.
February 05, 2019
A team of scientists is measuring rock breakdown in the coldest, driest, and windiest place on the planet.