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Asteroid Impacts Could Create Habitats for Life

Asteroid Impacts Could Create Habitats for Life

An international team of 38 scientists, including Rutgers’ and EOAS member scientist Sonia Tikoo, has shown how large asteroid impacts deform rocks and possibly create habitats for early life on Earth and elsewhere. Around 65 million years ago, a massive asteroid crashed into the Gulf of Mexico, ...
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Rutgers EOAS to Recieve $3 Million for Coastal Resilience Program

Rutgers EOAS to Recieve $3 Million for Coastal Resilience Program

A $3 million grant will kickstart a new program for graduate students interested in climate change and its impact on coasts. Rutgers received nearly $3 million in funding from the National Science Foundation’s Research Traineeship Program for research and training in coastal resilience. The ...
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Atlantic Surfclam Study Results to be ready in 2018

Atlantic Surfclam Study Results to be ready in 2018

By the summer of 2018, researchers from Rutgers University’s Haskin Shellfish Research Laboratory in Bivalve, NJ hope to have the results of an exciting new project aimed at culturing Atlantic surfclams (Spisula solidissima), as a potential robust new farm species. Preliminary results have ...
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Upcoming Seminars & Special Events

December 2021
Wed, Dec 1st
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Virtual Geologic Cores Late Night

Speaker(s):

  • Lauren Adamo -- Rutgers University
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Slow, Energy-Efficient, and Mysterious Life Deep Within Earth’s Crust

Speaker(s):

  • Karen Lloyd -- University of Tennessee
Fri, Dec 3rd
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Recovery, Environmental Quality, and Reuse of Phosphate Minerals Mined from Wastewater

Speaker(s):

  • Ashaki Rouff -- Rutgers University
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Competing Claims and Entangled Extraction: Local-Level Politics of Gold Mining in Indonesia

Speaker(s):

  • Matthew Libassi -- Rutgers University
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