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IRIS Staff Answers Questions on AskScience’s “Ask Me Anything”

Sun, 2016-06-05 09:00
IRIS staff members Wendy Bohon and Danielle Sumy responded to dozens of interesting questions about earthquakes and seismology during a "Ask Me Anything" session on Reddit's AskScience. 2016-06-03T14:56:00+00:00

Update from IRIS President Bob Detrick – Spring 2016

Sun, 2016-06-05 09:00
Bob Detrick provides an overview of important Consortium activities, both recent and upcoming. 2016-05-20T18:32:00+00:00

IRIS to Conduct Wavefields Demonstration Community Experiment

Sun, 2016-06-05 09:00
This community experiment will take place in northern Oklahoma this summer and will make use of cutting-edge three-component nodal-type sensors. 2016-05-14T20:17:00+00:00

New Video on the Himalaya and the 2015 Nepal Earthquake

Sun, 2016-06-05 09:00
IRIS has created a short video that discusses the evolution of the Himalaya and the Nepal earthquake that occurred on April 25, 2015. 2016-04-22T16:54:00+00:00

Remembering Adam Dziewonski

Sun, 2016-06-05 09:00
IRIS and the seismological community mourn the loss of geophysicist Adam Dziewonski who passed away on March 1 at age 79. 2016-03-07T16:02:00+00:00

Results Explain Mystery of the Bighorn Mountains

Sun, 2016-06-05 09:00
Data from the EarthScope-funded Bighorn Arch Seismic Experiment, which was acquired by several hundred sensors across Wyoming and Montana in 2010, sheds light on the formation of this puzzling feature. 2016-02-26T17:23:00+00:00

Check Out the Special Event Web Page on the N. Korean Nuclear Test

Sun, 2016-06-05 09:00
More information will be added to the web page as it becomes available. 2016-01-06T15:03:00+00:00

EarthScope Magnetotelluric Transportable Array Reaches the Atlantic Ocean

Sun, 2016-06-05 09:00
The EarthScope USArray Magnetotelluric Transportable Array (MT-TA) reached a major milestone when it installed a station in Jekyll Island, Georgia. This is the first MT-TA station to reach the Atlantic coast. 2015-09-25T15:39:00+00:00

IRIS Issues Strategic Plan

Sun, 2016-06-05 09:00
The IRIS Board of Directors along with IRIS Senior Management, Program/Project Managers, and Standing Committee Chairs have developed a Strategic Plan that summarizes the vision, mission, and goals which will guide the organization to 2020 and into the future. 2015-07-16T15:44:00+00:00

Donate to the David Simpson Fund for Innovation

Sun, 2016-06-05 09:00
The intention of the Fund is to provide the Consortium with a source of un-restricted funds that the Board can designate to stimulate new initiatives and develop new ventures. 2014-08-25T11:02:00+00:00

USArray Short Course Was a Huge Success

Fri, 2016-05-20 13:40
Twenty-eight students from 26 institutions participated in this year’s IRIS-organized short course on USArray data processing that was hosted by Indiana University in Bloomington. 2015-09-24T18:16:00+00:00

Deadline Extended - IRIS Seeks Proposals by March 18 to Operate IRIS-Owned Drills in Alaska

Thu, 2016-03-17 10:20
This effort supports the Transportable Array project. Responses are due March 18, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. 2016-02-26T18:21:00+00:00

The IRIS Data Management Center is Seeking a Python / Web Developer in Seattle

Wed, 2016-03-09 16:20
The IRIS Data Management Center (DMC) in Seattle, WA, is seeking a developer for web and other applications. 2016-02-26T18:04:00+00:00

IRIS Publishes 2015 Annual Report

Mon, 2016-03-07 10:20
Download a copy to see the ways in which IRIS is continuing to advance discovery, research, and education to understand our planet and benefit society. 2015-09-18T16:05:00+00:00

2017 Distinguished Lectureship - Call for Nominations

Fri, 2016-02-26 12:40
IRIS and SSA are pleased to announce the 15th year of this jointly-sponsored annual national public lecture series in seismology. The selection committee seeks nominations from the seismological community for two lecturers for 2017. 2015-12-10T17:18:00+00:00