NASA Study Predicts Less Saharan Dust in Future Winds

Earth Day Connections: NASA Study Predicts Less Saharan Dust in Future Winds  During 2020, global average surface temperatures were the hottest on record, tying with 2016 as the warmest recorded...

Posted: April 21, 2021, 6:52 PM

Research investigates chemical compound in Fairbanks winter

University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute

Weber, an expert in aerosol measurements, wrote the grant proposal and is the lead principal investigator for the Fairbanks project. Mao is the lead UAF researcher on the project, and St. Clair is...

Posted: April 14, 2021, 8:46 PM

How Expanding Antarctic Sea Ice is Drying the Atmosphere

Dry Ice: How Expanding Antarctic Sea Ice is drying the atmosphere over the Southern Ocean In this photo taken during a NASA Ice-Bridge science flight off of the coast of Antarctica in fall of...

Posted: April 14, 2021, 11:21 AM

UMBC Earth Week..!!

About this event Join us to learn what YOU can do to curb climate change and fight for climate/environmental justice! Themes:  Monday: Sustainability and Climate Justice; Activism 101 ...

Posted: April 12, 2021, 2:50 PM

Humans are Throwing Earth’s Energy Budget off Balance

Direct Observations Confirm that Humans are Throwing Earth's Energy Budget Off Balance. A simplified animation of Earth's planetary energy balance: A planet’s energy budget is balanced...

Posted: March 25, 2021, 3:00 PM


Call for Proposals : Due Date: 9 PM EDT, April 12, 2020

JCET is seeking proposals from graduate students at UMBC who plan to collaborate with a JCET faculty or fellow research project, or support an existing exemplary student....

Posted: February 27, 2020, 12:21 PM

JCET Seminar Series Spring 2020

Application of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Earth Science

The JCET Department at UMBC, led by Dr. Zhibo Zhang, is excited to introduce it's Spring 2020 JCET seminar series on the Application of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Earth Sciences.  Theseminar...

Posted: January 15, 2020, 3:04 PM