“There hasn’t been a moment
when I had the chance to
look down on our planet from
orbit when I haven’t been
amazed at how geology has
played a significant role in the
development of humankind.”
Dr. James F. Reilly, Jr., NASA Astronaut/
Geologist, reflecting on his experience
working at the International Space Station.
Many students choose to start their freshman year with Research Biology, opting not to take Earth Science. In doing so, they are missing out on experience and education that is critical to understanding the world we live in. Please take the time to read the following article in order to better understand why Earth Science is a key component to a well-rounded education.
Earth Science Staff: click on a name below to be directed to that teachers webpage.