The closure of the Panama Seaway has long been considered to have occurred 3 million years ago; however, recent research suggests the final closure took place 15 to 13 million years ago.
The American Association of Petroleum Geologists' (AAPG) Imperial Barrel Award Program (IBA) is an annual prospective basin evaluation competition for geoscience graduate students from universities around the world.
Geophysics Professor Rob Stewart Profiled in University of Houston News
Stewart's talents range from jazz man to geophysicist.
Geology Major Selected to Glamour Magazine's Top 10 College Women of 2015
Recognition includes a $3,000 scholarship.
Students Monitor the Aurora Borealis
Research was funded by NASA's Science Mission Directorate.