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Behind the Scenes: In the Geophysics Lab with Steven Golden

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Steven Golden is an Observational Geophysical Technician at the Carnegie Science Earth and Planets Laboratory. He works with the staff geophysicists Lara Wagner, Diana Roman, and Helene Le Mevel to process and archive seismic, volcanological, and other geophysical data.

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FAQ: Your asteroid questions answered!

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From angular momentum to aliens, Larry Nittler answers your asteroid questions! 

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Behind the Scenes Spotlight: In the SIMS Lab with Jianhua Wang

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In this short interview, we went behind the scenes to chat with Wang about his work managing the SIMS lab and what he’s looking forward to next in geochemical research.

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FAQ: Your diamond questions answered!

What can diamonds tell us about the Earth?

On April 29, 2021, Dr. Graham Pearson let us in on the secrets of diamond science. As always, our Neighborhood Lecture guests asked great questions, and we tried to answer as many as we could—but we couldn’t get to everything! Below, we've selected and answered some of our favorite questions from that evening.

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Shaunna Morrison uses data science to unravel mineralogical mysteries

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Shaunna Morrison is a restaurant owner turned mineralogist who works at the Earth and Planets Laboratory as a Carnegie Research Scientist and the Co-Director of the 4D (Deep-time Data Driven Discovery) Initiative

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Carnegie scientists answer your astronomy questions

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You asked and we answered! Earlier this month our astronomers asked our digital community to submit questions that were out of this world. We received many great questions ranging from the origins of life to the existence of dark matter.

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