"It could forcefully be argued that geology and the broader fields of the earth sciences are the most important sciences for the 21st century, because humanity has only this one planet as a home, and if we render it unsuitable for human habitation, we are all in serious trouble"
In Alvarez and Leitao (2010), Geology 38, 231-234
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2014 Geosymposium: Highlighting student research at UNLV
In April of 2014, the UNLV Geoscience department will
host the 9th
Annual Geosymposium meeting in the new Science and
Engineering building (SEB).
Fall American Geophysical Union Meeting
Students and faulty will be in San Francisco for the annual AGU Meeting
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