EarthScope News

2021 Jun 24th

Update on the NSF SAGE MT Facility - New Instruments, Software Resources, and Training Opportunities

IRIS is pleased to provide an update on the acquisition of portable magnetotelluric (MT) instruments and our ongoing development of new resources for MT Principal Investigators. Continue Reading

2021 Jun 11th

IRIS and UNAVCO Response to the NSF Dear Colleague Letter on the Timeline for NSF SAGE and NSF GAGE Re-competition

The staff and Boards of IRIS and UNAVCO are inspired by the National Science Foundation’s vision of a transformed facility for geophysics support and its decision to pursue an extended process for the next geophysical facility. Continue Reading

2021 Jun 1st

Tim Ahern, Director of Data Services-Emeritus, Receives SSA’s 2021 Frank Press Public Service Award

The Seismological Society of America has selected Tim Ahern, Director of Data Services-Emeritus, as its recipient of the 2021 Frank Press Public Service Award. Tim is recognized for his collaborative, open-data approach to observational seismology worldwide that has improved hazard assessment and increased public safety in at-risk communities. Continue Reading