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May 2018 Letter from the Director

May 2018 Letter from the Director

In May, DTM served as a science hub in the Washington D.C. area and hosted scientists from all around the world. This and more from DTM Director Rick Carlson.

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Workshop Delivers New Estimate of Global Carbon Degassing

Workshop Delivers New Estimate of Global Carbon Degassing

DTM hosted a Deep Carbon Observatory, Deep Earth Carbon Degassing group workshop, bringing together scientists from around the world to calculate a new estimate of global carbon dioxide (CO2) degassing from large volcanic emitters, small volcanic sources, and diffuse degassing from volcanic regions.

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Postdoc Spotlight: Astrochemist Anaïs Bardyn

Postdoc Spotlight: Astrochemist Anaïs Bardyn

DTM postdoc Anaïs Bardyn talks about her work on comet 67P, extraterrestrial particles in the South Pole, and the importance of studying cometary dust to learn about our own origins.

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DTM Hosts Chesapeake Bay Area Exoplanet Meeting

DTM Hosts Chesapeake Bay Area Exoplanet Meeting

The Department of Terrestrial Magnetism hosted this year's second Chesapeake Bay Area Exoplanet (CHEXO) meeting at the Carnegie Broad Branch Road Campus in Washington, DC on Friday May 18, 2018.

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Q&A: The Milky Way As You've Never Seen It

Q&A: The Milky Way As You've Never Seen It

DTM postdoc Tri Astraatmadja discusses the importance of the most comprehensive star catalogue of our Galaxy, a three-dimensional map recently unveiled by the European Space Agency's Gaia mission.

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Dr. Eric Isaacs Named 11th President of the Carnegie Institution for Science

Dr. Eric Isaacs Named 11th President of  the Carnegie Institution for Science

By unanimous vote of the Carnegie Board of Trustees, Dr. Eric D. Isaacs has been appointed the 11th president of the Carnegie Institution for Science.

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