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16 January 2018
What happens when two frustrated grad students set out to educate folks about science? Time Scavengers.
12 January 2018
Join us as part of the Sharing Science Network to talk about the science behind sharing your science.
11 January 2018
We’re starting something new in Sharing Science. Join us!
5 January 2018
StoryMaps is a tool to tell geologic stories. Now it’s time for folks to engage and start using it! (Check out the previous two posts for background.)
3 January 2018
Who’s using StoryMaps and how? (Wait, what are StoryMaps? See the previous post.)
1 January 2018
How do you tell geologic stories? StoryMaps, that’s how.
20 December 2017
Fall Meeting was awesome.
11 December 2017
By JoAnna Wendel Asteroids! As with many of my comics, the most challenging aspect was representing movement. In this comic, the movement I had to depict was air moving through a meteor, and then that meteor exploding. I also had to draw a meteor disintegrating, which was especially challenging. For the air movement, I used blue arrows—I figured blue is commonly associated with air, and arrows are a good, simple …
6 December 2017
By Shane M Hanlon No need to bury the lead. We are very excited to announce that AGU now officially has its own podcast! Third Pod from the Sun is the American Geophysical Union’s podcast about the scientists and methods behind the science. These are stories that you won’t read in a manuscript or hear in a lecture. Our goal was to create a podcast that tells the human and personal …
4 December 2017
It’s almost here. The time of year we all wait for with baited breath. FALL MEETING!