Earth science

Glaciers in Greenland

Researchers are studying past and present ice sheets in Greenland to determine relationships with ocean circulation and climate.

Neoproterozoic Petroleum Systems of Oman

Researchers are studying the South Oman Salt Basin, host to the world's oldest known commercial deposits of petroleum, to learn more about past climate changes and the evolution of complex organisms.

Past Changes in the Southeast Asian Monsoon

This project is examining stalagmites from caves in Vietnam in order to reconstruct the history of monsoon rainfall in Southeast Asia, a region with limited resilience to changes in seasonal rainfall patterns.