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Recently Announced Funding Opportunities See All

NSF Earth Sciences Postdoctoral Fellowships
(NSF  15-568) Posted May 12, 2015

Documenting Endangered Languages
(NSF  15-567) Posted May 5, 2015

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-1:
(NSF  15-566) Posted May 5, 2015

GeoPRISMS Program
(NSF  15-564) Posted April 15, 2015

Sedimentary Geology and Paleobiology
(NSF  15-561) Posted March 27, 2015

Upcoming Due Dates See All

Geophysics
(NSF  12-598) Full Proposal: June 3, 2015

Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation - S2I2
(NSF  15-553) Full Proposal: June 3, 2015, Implementation Proposals

Innovation Corps Sites Program
(NSF  14-547) Full Proposal: June 9, 2015

Science and Technology Centers: Integrative Partnerships
(NSF  14-600) Full Proposal: June 16, 2015

Tectonics
(NSF  14-609) Full Proposal: June 22, 2015

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News See All
Plains Elevated Convection at Night (PECAN) scientists are studying nighttime thunderstorms. Scientists tackle mystery of thunderstorms that strike at night
Released May 20, 2015
Press Release
Expected increases in drought will affect the U.S. power grid, scientists have found. Drought, heat likely to affect U.S. West's power grid
Released May 18, 2015
Press Release
earth and environment graphic OU geologist collaborates on study to determine mechanism associated with fault weakening
Released May 18, 2015
News From the Field
drought U.S. West's power grid must be prepared for impacts of climate change
Released May 18, 2015
News From the Field
Harry W. Green II Study proposes common mechanism for shallow and deep earthquakes
Released May 18, 2015
News From the Field
DOW on Cape Cod during a 2015 blizzard Doppler on Wheels--the biggest 'dish' on the road!
Released May 18, 2015
Science Nation
An instrument system used to collect samples from different water depths in the ocean. Revealing the ocean's hidden fertilizer
Released May 14, 2015
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a 3,400 gallon wave machine New link between ocean microbes and atmosphere uncovered
Released May 14, 2015
News From the Field
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forest As Massachusetts ecosystems shrink, hard-working "hotspots" emerge
Researchers call hotspots valuable, but say their growing numbers might be cause for concern
Released  May 14, 2015

William Newman Earthquakes expose limits of scientific predictions
But math and science are refining ways to predict, limit impact of disasters
Released  May 7, 2015

a school of bigeye travellies fish Scientists map sustainability challenges in Baja California Sur fisheries
Conduct review of ecological and social data for 12 regions around Baja
Released  April 28, 2015

aerial view of  volcano Yellowstone magma discovery
NSF-funded seismologists at the University of Utah discover magma hidden beneath Yellowstone's supervolcano
Released  April 23, 2015

Collage of images showing algae in alakes and researcher Earth Day is on the horizon. But is 'greener' always better?
Not when it's the bright green waters of algae-fouled lakes and rivers
Released  April 15, 2015

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June 1, 2015  - June 2, 2015
NSF Grants Conference - Tampa, FL
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June 17, 2015
ADVANCE IT and IT-Catalyst pre-proposal Technical Assistance Webinars
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June 23, 2015
ADVANCE IT and IT-Catalyst pre-proposal Technical Assistance Webinars
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GEO Advisory Cmte Report on Ocean Drilling, 2012
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OCE Newsletter: Making Waves, Spring 2015
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