EarthScope News

2008 May 27th

Welcome to the New IRIS Website!

This new website represents a significant step for IRIS in our effort to better serve the seismology community, educators, and the public. Among the major goals of this project were to provide easier navigation, highlight several lesser-known IRIS activities and raise awareness of the many ways in which seismic data can be accessed. Continue Reading

2008 May 12th

New Mexico Student Receives IRIS Science Award

The Second Annual IRIS Science Award at Socorro High School was given to Kristen Royal on May 7, 2008. Continue Reading

2008 May 9th

GSN Installs First Station With Next-Generation System Design

The first fully-integrated Next-Generation Global Seismographic Network System (NGS) was installed on April 29 by Project IDA at the Pi Continue Reading

2008 May 8th

EarthScope MT Backbone Station Begins Operation

The EarthScope Magnetotelluric Backbone station at Blacksburg, Virginia, began operating on April 6, 2008. Continue Reading

2008 May 7th

Request for Proposals: Evaluation of the IRIS Education and Outreach Program

Proposals are invited to design and implement a third-party program evaluation of the IRIS Education and Outreach Program that will inform the work of an external panel review process. Continue Reading

2008 May 6th

2008 IRIS Workshop - June 4 - 6, 2008 Skamania Lodge Stevenson, WA

Registration closed on April 25th. Continue Reading