EarthScope News

2012 Oct 31st

Installing a “Cold and Dark” Seismic Station in the Yukon

A three-man team from the EarthScope Transportable Array and IRIS/PASSCAL installed a prototype seismic station in the Yukon Territory, Canada, just 30km south of the Arctic Circle. Continue Reading

2012 Oct 26th

Scientific Community Responds to Verdict Convicting Italian Seismologists

Several well respected science organizations have issued statements following the manslaughter conviction of six Italian scientists and a government official in connection with the tragic 2009 L’Aquila earthquake. Continue Reading

2012 Oct 18th

IRIS Participates in the Great SouthEast ShakeOut

Staff at IRIS Headquarters dropped to the floor and took cover as part of the region’s earthquake drill. Continue Reading

2012 Oct 5th

Register Now for IRIS PASSCAL Data Archiving Workshop in San Francisco, December 2, 2012

This workshop will introduce Principal Investigators and archivers to the PASSCAL data group, the support they provide, and the software utilized in the archival process. The workshop application deadline is Wednesday, October 31. Continue Reading