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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.”

Charon and Pluto

When Charon is positioned between the sun and Pluto, Georgia Tech research indicates that the moon can significantly reduce atmospheric loss.

EAS Professor Felix Herrmann has been named as a 2019 Distinguished Lecturer for the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) for the period covering January through June 2019.

Researchers will send Icefin under the ice of a remote glacier in West Antarctica.