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STEVEN D. ALLISON APPOINTED DIRECTOR OF THE NEWKIRK CENTER FOR SCIENCE & SOCIETY
Professor Steven Allison has been announced as the new Director of the Newkirk Center for Science and Society, effective October 1, 2021.
Sep 27, 2021
Jan 10, 2022
The American west faced an unprecedented year of climate disasters in 2021.
Dec 5, 2021
As earth-observing satellites, aircraft and ocean buoys churn out ever-rising amounts of information about our planet, data managers turn to cloud computing and artificial intelligence
Nov 17, 2021
The research adds to a growing body of work finding that climate change is increasing fire risk in California and elsewhere in the West.
Nov 17, 2021
Rising summer temperatures could lead to an exponential increase in the number of wildfires and acres burned in the Sierra Nevada in California, researchers have found.
Nov 9, 2021
Critics of renewable energy have often said that they wouldn’t be able to replace fossil fuels such as coal and natural gas.
Nov 3, 2021
Climate change is making wildfires in the western United States larger and more destructive, and the effects are felt across the country, according to a study by Steve Davis, a professor of Earth systems science at the University of California Irvine
Oct 27, 2021
On a simmering afternoon in late July, against a hazy background of sun and sky, the Colville Indian Reservation was burning. Again. 
Oct 24, 2021
A powerful storm system known as an atmospheric river is heading for northern California and Oregon, a region in the midst of an historic drought.
Oct 15, 2021
The work, done by scientists from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and UCI, reveals the surprising role of icy mélange.
Sep 27, 2021
Professor Steven Allison has been announced as the new Director of the Newkirk Center for Science and Society, effective October 1, 2021.  The Newkirk Center has had a large impact on UCI's campus…
Sep 27, 2021
Irvine, Calif., Sept. 27, 2021 – Glaciologists at the University of California, Irvine and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory have examined the dynamics underlying the calving of the Delaware-sized…
Sep 10, 2021
AGU announces Section Awardees and Named Lecturers, including ESS Professor Charlie Zender

The Department of Earth System Science acknowledges our presence on the ancestral and unceded territory of the Acjachemen and Tongva peoples, who still hold strong cultural, spiritual and physical ties to this region.