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Smithsonian to Share Erik Hauri’s Rocks with Scientific Community

Smithsonian to Share Erik Hauri’s Rocks with Scientific Community

The Smithsonian Institutions’ Department of Mineral Sciences visited DTM in mid-March, late May, and early June to coordinate the acquisition of the late Erik Hauri’s rock collection.

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Congress Introduces the Vera Rubin Survey Telescope Designation Act

Congress Introduces the Vera Rubin Survey Telescope Designation Act

On June 11, Chairwoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) and Congresswoman Jenniffer González-Colón (R-PR) introduced H.R. 3196, the “Vera Rubin Survey Telescope Designation Act.”

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Postdoc Spotlight: Looking at Planetary System Evolution with Meredith MacGregor

Postdoc Spotlight: Looking at Planetary System Evolution with Meredith MacGregor

Postdoc Meredith MacGregor takes us through her journey from kindergarten science fairs to stars trillions of miles away.

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Review of Alan Boss's New Book on Washington Post

Review of Alan Boss's New Book on Washington Post

Read via the Washington Post: Book review of "Universal Life: An Inside Look Behind the Race to Discover Life Beyond Earth" by Staff Scientist Alan Boss, Past Chair of NASA's Exoplanet Exploration Program Analysis Group.

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Helen Janiszewski: A Subduction Zone Scientist On the Rise

Helen Janiszewski: A Subduction Zone Scientist On the Rise

DTM postdoc Helen Janiszewski discusses her time at DTM, a first-of-a-kind community experiment, and what she envisions for the field of seismology.

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Peter Driscoll: What Goes On Deep Inside Earth’s Magnetic Dynamo?

Earth magnetic field

In preparation for his Neighborhood Lecture on November 8, 2018, DTM's Peter Driscoll answers some questions about his latest research and why studying the geodynamo is critical to understanding the history of our planet.

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