Recent research from UTIG says erosion caused by glaciation during ice ages can, in the right circumstances, wear down mountains faster than plate tectonics can build them.
Erosion rates on Mars may be moving thousands of times faster than scientists believed according to new research, which could help decide the next Mars landing site.
Jud Partin, a Research Associate at the University of Texas Institute for Geophysics, recently made waves in the climate community by challenging how the Younger Dryas affected rainfall in the Philippines.
If not for a flunked semester of pre-medicine that landed him on academic suspension, UTIG postdoctoral fellow Lucas Beem might be checking tonsils instead of glacial records.
Chris Lowery turned his love of the outdoors into a career. As a postdoctoral fellow he’s helping define UTIG’s presence in the Gulf of Mexico.
Stacey Worman’s path to a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Texas Institute for Geophysics is filled with avenues explored and contrasting routes traveled.