One of the most important functions of a professional society is honoring those who have made significant contributions to the profession and to science. In this episode we highlight two of the 2017 Honors and Awards winners: Samuel Gray and Manika Prasad.
Samuel Gray was awarded the 2017 Maurcie Ewing Medal, the highest honor given by the SEG to a person who has made distinguished contributions both to the advancement of the science and to the profession of exploration geophysics.
Maine is more than moose sightings, blueberry picking and lobster rolls. Explore the granite geology, scenic hiking trails and local color of the Downeast region, which spans the state’s northeastern coast, from Bar Harbor to the Canadian border.
sternum (ster'-num). (a) In birds, mammals, and their closest extinct relatives, the ventral midsagittal bone with which the distal ends of most anterior ribs and proximal elements of the pectoral girdle articulate. (b) The ventral surface of the body, of a single tagma, or of a somite of an arthropod; the whole ventral wall of the thorax of an arthropod (as of an arachnid). Pl: sterna.
This image was taken from the Tongariro National park; a dramatic volcanic alpine landscape with steaming vents, valleys and ancient lava flows. This picture is overlooking the Emerald lakes known as the Ngarotopounamu (greenstone-hued lakes)
Imaggeo is the EGU’s online open access geosciences image repository. All geoscientists (and others) can submit their photographs and videos to this repository and, since it is open access, these images can be used for free by scientists for their presentations or publications, by educators and the general public, and some images can even be used freely for commercial purposes.
The American Association of Geographers congratulates the individuals named to receive an AAG Award. The awardees represent outstanding contributions to and accomplishments in the geographic field. Formal recognition of the awardees will occur at the 2018 AAG Annual Meeting in New Orleans during the AAG Awards Luncheon on Saturday, April 14, 2018. The 2018 Marble-Boyle […]