Alan Gardner (WHOI) standing on R/V Wecoma next to ocean bottom seismometers that were deployed in the first year of the Cascadia Initiative. Continue Reading ->
The Greenland Ice Sheet Monitoring Network is a 10-nation collaboration initiated by IRIS to establish a new northern observatory for monitoring this rapidly changing ice sheet. Continue Reading ->
IRIS summer interns complete their 16th year of conducting research under the guidance of IRIS Consortium members. Continue Reading ->

Read essays about the experiences of USArray field crews, student sitters, and others ...more
Two complementary research projects are examining the processes of ocean-continent subduction and mountain building in the Central Andes of Peru and Bolivia. ...more
The Bighorn Arch Seismic Experiment is examining how mountains formed across interior North America. ...more
The SESAME project aims to better understand the effects of continental collision and rifting in the southern Appalachians. ...more