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Earth & Environmental Sciences Department News

Oct 15, 2013

As a young girl, Elizabeth Freeman would carve up creekbeds looking for fossils.

Oct 11, 2013

The Ohio State University, Wright State University and nine other Ohio colleges and universities will share a $3.5 million National Science Foundation grant over the next five years...

Oct 9, 2013

Schlumberger Limited, the world’s largest oilfield services company and a leader in environmental services, is drilling for good students at...

Sep 18, 2013

When it comes to field trips, students are normally the ones being led. But a group of Wright State University environmental/geology students...

Aug 4, 2013

For Jared Shank, it was a treasure in a metal-detecting history hunt—part of the military uniform of a soldier who served in the 1st Artillery Regiment during...

Jun 24, 2013

The tattoo on top of Katlin Bowman’s left foot reads, “Pray that I won’t live to see the death of everything that’s wild.”

Jun 10, 2013

It’s something we often take for granted. We assume the air we breathe is not polluted. We assume the food we eat at restaurants won’t make us sick...

Oct 26, 2011

In a Wright State University lab, seismic and well log information fed into a computer are blooming into colorful...

Sep 21, 2011

Inside three freezers in a Wright State University lab is the bottom of the ocean.