Recent News

Ken Ferrier Receives Grant from the American Chemical Society

Xin Cao & Carol Paty on Uranus’ Magnetosphere

Uranus Aurora

Uranus’ magnetosphere gets flipped on and off like a light switch every day as it rotates along with the planet.

EAS Faculty, Post Doc, and Grad Students Research Smoke from Wildfires

Faculty Member Chris Reinhard on Detecting signs of Life on Planets

EAS Awards Ceremony

EAS Faculty Member Britney Schmidt: Ceres Landslides

Jen Glass

Behind the Iron Curtain: How Methane-Making Microbes Kept the Early Earth Warm


Massive landslides, similar to those found on Earth, are occurring on the asteroid Ceres.


Particles that cover the surface of Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, are “electrically charged.”