Geoscience

New England News
6:26 pm
Wed August 13, 2014

Rocked By Results, Williams Professor Awarded Grant To Continue Coastal Impact Research

Williams College Professor Rónadh Cox and Williams students in Ireland this year. Back row, left to right: Cox, Jorge Castro, Oona Watkins, Kelsey Adamson and Spenser Irvine. Front row, left to right: Kelly Tellez, Caroline Atwood and Laura Stamp.
Credit Rónadh Cox

A Williams College professor has been awarded a $75,000 grant to continue studying coastal impacts in Western Europe caused by storms.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Mon March 24, 2014

Dr. Peter Wilf, Penn State University -- Tracing the Path of Conifer Fossils

Studying the fossilized remains of animals and plants can teach us a great deal about the natural world.

In today's Academic Minute, Dr. Peter Wilf, professor of geosciences at Penn State University, traces the path of conifer fossils from New Zealand to Argentina.

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