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AEG: Meet Charles K. Brown
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The AEG Insider is proud to announce that we will feature short bios for either one of the six AEG Insider editors or a leader in the AEG community. Here is an introduction to one of the AEG leaders — Charles K. Brown, RPG.

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AEG Annual Meeting: Abstract submissons due May 1; SYPSC seeking professionals to assist
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AEG's 57th Annual Meeting will take place Sept. 20-28 at The Doubletree Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Ariz. Abstract submissions for "Dam Foundations, Evaluations and Improvements" are due May 1. Don't miss your chance to be a part of this great event! For information on submitting your abstract, click here.

Additionally, the Student and Young Professional Support Committee is looking for professionals to meet individually with students at the Annual Meeting and share their career advice. If you are interested in helping, please email Adair Gallisdorfer.

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Congressional Visits Day 2014
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The Science-Engineering-Technology Congressional Visits Day 2014 is scheduled for March 25 and 26. If you are interested in attending this event, you can find more information here. AEG's Advocacy Committee supports this event with the Geo-CVD in September each year and is looking for any interested volunteers to meet with our legislators and promote the value of our profession.
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American Geosciences Institute
The Geoscience Policy Monthly Review is part of a continuing effort to improve communications about the role of geoscience in policy. Current and archived monthly reviews are available online.
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GSA: Penrose announcement
The Geological Society of America
The following focuses on the extensional reactivation of thrust faults, coseismic surface rupture and crustal evolution in the Eastern Basin and Range transition zone.
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New tool available to help track spilled oil
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A newly developed computer model holds the promise of helping scientists track and predict where oil will go after a spill, sometimes years later. U.S. Geological Survey scientists developed the model as a way of tracking the movement of sand and oil found along the Gulf of Mexico since the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

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AEG: Meet Diana Cook
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The AEG Insider is proud to announce that we will feature short bios for either one of the six AEG Insider editors or a leader in the AEG community. Here is an introduction to one of the AEG leaders — Diana Cook.

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Water crises a global threat
Circle of Blue
James Clapper, director of national intelligence, presented the 2014 assessment of global security threats to the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence last week. For the fourth consecutive report, a section is dedicated to water.

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Can volcanic magma power the future?
Smithsonian magazine
It's not often that an idea that's initially deemed a failed experiment ends up ultimately being hailed as a breakthrough. But that's exactly what happened when, five years ago, a team of scientists in Iceland, drilling deep within the Earth's crust, hit upon molten rock. Not only was it not what they were looking for at the time, but it also meant they had to abandon their quest to locate a reservoir that was rumored to contain a form of water so hot that it existed in a state somewhere between a normal liquid and a gas.
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Researchers warn against abrupt stop to geoengineering method
Geology Times
As a range of climate change mitigation scenarios are discussed, University of Washington researchers have found that the injection of sulfate particles into the atmosphere to reflect sunlight and curb the effects of global warming could pose a severe threat if not maintained indefinitely and supported by strict reductions in greenhouse gas emissions.
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'Geosciences Bulletin Board' update
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The format of the AEG Insider has changed recently with a new compilation of links to earth science news articles. Readers interested in continuing to receive the weekly "Geosciences Bulletin Board" should contact Elaine Hanford for email distribution. Please send an email with the word "Subscribe" in the subject line. AEG would like to thank Elaine for her efforts and support of the AEG Insider.
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