Oregon State University

College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

On the Horizon — August 4, 2017

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Defense

Student Defense - Ms. Brittany Koenker (M.S., MRM).
"Growth, condition, and survival of larval Arctic cod and walleye pollock in a warming ocean”

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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Don't Forget...There is an Eclipse Coming

Oregon State University and the College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences (CEOAS) invite the public to a fun, informative, family-friendly weekend to learn about and experience the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse. From rockets, robots and meteorites to music, art and a movie, there’s something of interest for everyone. 

Featured CEOAS Events (all events occurring both Saturday, August 19 and Sunday, August 20)

How Will the Eclipse Affect the Oceans? Featuring Jonathan Fram from CEOAS, 2-3 p.m.
Is There Life Elsewhere in the Universe? Featuring Martin Fisk from CEOAS, 3-4 p.m.
There Goes the Sun: An Overview of the “Great American Eclipse of 2017” Featuring Randall Milstein from CEOAS, 4-5 p.m.
Stargazing with Astronomers, guided by Randall Milstein from CEOAS, 9:30-11:00 p.m.

Full list of events and locations: http://oregonstate.edu/eclipse

Can’t make it to Corvallis for the Eclipse? Follow along live as students launch a high-altitude balloon from a CEOAS research vessel, the Pacific Storm, and capture the first solar eclipse to run from the Pacific to Atlantic since 1918. Info: tinyurl.com/ya3xkhzr


Where in the World Is R/V Oceanus?

Oceanus Webcam


Photo of the Week

photo of the week
Graduate students Beth Rutila, Kali Melby, and Elisa Di Meglio sampling moss and soil along a mining haul road in NW Alaska. Read about their adventures at http://blogs.oregonstate.edu/fieldnotes/.


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