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Solving the Supercontinent Jigsaw

Published: Jan 21st, 2017

Research by Dr. Joseph Meert — Professor of Geological Science at the University of Florida — and his colleagues was cited by a recent article in Science News about the evolution… Read More

New Editor-in-Chief of Marine Chemistry

Published: Oct 24th, 2016

Professor Thomas S. Bianchi, holder of the Jon and Beverly Thompson Endowed Chair of Geological Sciences at the University of Florida, is now Editor-in-Chief of the journal “Marine Chemistry,” one of… Read More

Deltas and Humans: A Long Relationship

Published: Oct 24th, 2016

“Deltas and Humans: A Long Relationship now Threatened by Global Change” by Professor Thomas S. Bianchi, holder of the Jon and Beverly Thompson Endowed Chair of Geological Sciences at the… Read More

Sea-level Rise: Reality Strikes in East Coast Communities

Published: Sep 13th, 2016

Recent research at the Lignumvitae Key in South Florida conducted by the Department of Geological Sciences’ Paleoclimate research group was featured in a New York Times article entitled, “Flooding of the… Read More

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A Mixed Response: Floodwaters return to the Colorado River but can release greenhouse gases

Published: Jul 29th, 2016

Original article published on July 7, 2016 on UF News site Deliberately flooding riverbeds left parched by dams has great potential to restore wetlands, but may also have a significant unintended… Read More