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Submissions from 2017

Unintended Side Effects of Conservation: A Case Study of Changing Land Use in Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan, China, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, Yongxian Li, and Ya Tang

Effects of grain size, mineralogy, and acid-extractable grain coatings on the distribution of the fallout radionuclides Be-7, Be-10, Cs-137, and Pb-210 in river sediment, Adrian A. Singleton, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, Paul R. Bierman, Dylan H. Rood, Thomas B. Neilson, Emily Sophie Greene, Jennifer A. Bower, and Nicolas Perdrial

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Raman Microspectroscopic Mapping with Multivariate Curve Resolution–Alternating Least Squares (MCR-ALS) Applied to the High-Pressure Polymorph of Titanium Dioxide, TiO 2 -II, Joseph P. Smith, Frank C. Smith, Joshua Ottaway, Alexandra E. Krull-Davatzes, Bruce M. Simonson, Billy P. Glass, and Karl S. Booksh

Submissions from 2016

Influence of topography and human activity on apparent in situ Be-10-derived erosion rates in Yunnan, SW China, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, Thomas B. Neilson, Paul R. Bierman, Dylan H. Rood, William B. Ouimet, and Veronica Sosa Gonzalez

Coral Reefs at the Crossroads – An Introduction, Dennis K. Hubbard

Preface to Coral Reefs at the Crossroads, Dennis K. Hubbard

Reef Accretion—Not Just Biology, Dennis K. Hubbard

Coral Reefs at the Crossroads, Dennis K. Hubbard, Caroline S. Rogers, Jere H. Lipps, and George D. Stanley

Spherule layers, crater scaling laws, and the population of ancient terrestrial impactors, Brandon C. Johnson, Gareth S. Collins, David A. Minton, Timothy J. Bowling, Bruce M. Simonson, and Maria T. Zuber

Accurate determination of ferric iron in garnets, Ryan J. Quinn, John W. Valley, F. Zeb Page, and John Fournelle

Review: Landscapes and Landforms of South Africa, Bruce M. Simonson

Shock-metamorphosed rutile grains containing the high-pressure polymorph TiO2-II in four Neoarchean spherule layers, Frank C. Smith, Billy P. Glass, Bruce M. Simonson, Joseph P. Smith, Alexandra E. Krull-Davatzes, and Karl S. Booksh

Submissions from 2015

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Early evidence for the use of wheat and barley as staple crops on the margins of the Tibetan Plateau, Jade A. d’Alpoim Guedes, Hongliang Lu, Anke M. Hein, and Amanda C. Henck Schmidt

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Reef Biology and Geology - Not Just a Matter of Scale, Dennis K. Hubbard

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Review: Four revolutions in the earth sciences: from heresy to truth, Bruce M. Simonson

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Review: Geology and resource potential of the Congo Basin, Bruce M. Simonson

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Review: Introducing the planets and their moons, Bruce M. Simonson

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First detection of extraterrestrial material in ca. 2.49 Ga impact spherule layer in Kuruman Iron Formation, South Africa, Bruce M. Simonson, Steven Goderis, and Nicolas J. Beukes

210Pb dating of outlet sediments in Mengtong watershed of Yunnan, Ren-juan Wei, Chuan Liang, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, and Chun-min Zhang

Submissions from 2014

Holocene Accretion Rates and Styles for Caribbean Coral Reefs: Lessons for the Past and Future, Dennis K. Hubbard

Island Outlook: Warm and Swampy, Dennis K. Hubbard, Eberhard Gischler, Peter Davies, Lucien Montaggioni, Gilbert Camoin, Wolf-Christian Dullo, Curt Storlazzi, Michael Field, Charles Fletcher, and Eric Grossman

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A Garnet-Zircon Oxygen Isotope Record of Subduction and Exhumation Fluids from the Franciscan Complex, California, F. Zeb Page, Eric J. Essene, Samuel B. Mukasa, and John W. Valley

Demonstrating urban environmental changes using toxic metals of road dust and roadside soil in Chengdu, southwestern China, Xue Qiao, Yuhui Xu, Ya Tang, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, and Chaosheng Zhang

Review: Dune Worlds: How Windblown Sand Shapes Planetary Landscapes, Bruce M. Simonson

Review: Planetary Geology: an Introduction, Bruce M. Simonson

Review: The Earth as Cradle for Life: The Origin, Evolution and Future of the Environment, Bruce M. Simonson

Traditional Livelihoods, Conservation and Meadow Ecology in Jiuzhaigou National Park, Sichuan, China, Lauren S. Urgenson, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, Julie Combs, Stevan Harrell, Thomas M. Hinckley, Qingxia Yang, Ziyu Ma, Li Yongxian, Lü Hongliang, and Andrew MacIver

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Microstructures and rheology of a calcite-shale thrust fault, Rachel K. Wells, Julie Newman, and Steven F. Wojtal

Submissions from 2013

Experimentally observed soft-tissue preservation near a marine brine seep, Bradley Deline and Karla Parsons-Hubbard

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Distal Impact Ejecta Layers: A Record of Large Impacts in Sedimentary Deposits, Billy P. Glass and Bruce M. Simonson

Ni-rich spinels and platinum group element nuggets condensed from a Late Archaean impact vapour cloud, Steven Goderis, Bruce M. Simonson, Iain McDonald, Scott W. Hassler, Andrei Izmer, Joke Belza, Herman Terryn, Frank Vanhaecke, and Philippe Claeys

Influence of human pressure on forest resources and productivity at stand and tree scales: The case study of Yunnan pine in SW China, Thomas M. Hinckley, Philip M. Chi, R. Keala Hagmann, Stevan Harrell, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, Lauren S. Urgenson, and Zong-yong Yeng

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Holocene reef building on eastern St. Croix, US Virgin Islands: Lang Bank Revisited, Dennis K. Hubbard, Ivan P. Gill, and Randolph B. Burke

Application of laser ablation-ICP-mass spectrometry for 2-dimensional mapping of element distributions in a Late Archean impact spherule layer, Andrei Izmer, Steven Goderis, Bruce M. Simonson, Iain McDonald, Scott W. Hassler, Philippe Claeys, and Frank Vanhaecke

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Anticorrelation of isotope signatures of carbon in eclogitic diamonds and oxygen in their silicate mineral inclusions, Daniel J. Schulze, Ben Harte, Page Edinburgh Ion Microprobe Facility staff, F. Zeb Page, Channer John W., Dominic M. DeR. Channer, and A. Lynton Jaques

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Anticorrelation between low δ13C of eclogitic diamonds and high δ18O of their coesite and garnet inclusions requires a subduction origin, Daniel J. Schulze, Ben Harte, F. Zeb Page, John W. Valley, Dominic M. DeR. Channer, and A. Lynton Jaques

Faculty Picks: 5 Best Books on Water Resource Management, Bruce M. Simonson

Review: How to Build a Habitable Planet: the Story of Earth from the Big Bang to Humankind, Bruce M. Simonson

Review: Impact Cratering: Processes and Products, Bruce M. Simonson

Review: Lunar Domes: Properties and Formation Processes, Bruce M. Simonson

Review: Working on Mars: Voyages of Scientific Discovery with the Mars Exploration Rovers, Bruce M. Simonson

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A perspective on the emergence of modern structural geology: Celebrating the feedbacks between historical-based and process-based approaches, Basil Tikoff, Thomas Blenkinsop, Seth C. Kruckenberg, Sven Morgan, Julie Newman, and Steven F. Wojtal

Is the Returning Farmland to Forest Program a Success? Three case studies from Sichuan, Christine Jane Trac, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, Stevan Harrell, and Thomas M. Hinckley

Submissions from 2012

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Generation of Forsteritic Olivine (Fo99.8) by Subsolidus Oxidation in Basaltic Flows, Madalyn S. Blondes, Mark T. Brandon, Peter W. Reiners, F. Zeb Page, and Noriko T. Kita

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An Archaean heavy bombardment from a destabilized extension of the asteroid belt, William F. Bottke, David Vokrouhlický, David A. Minton, David Nesvorný, Alessandro Morbidelli, Ramon Brasser, Bruce M. Simonson, and Harold F. Levison

Marine Sclerobiofacies: Encrusting and Endolithic Communities on Shells Through Time and Space, Carlton E. Brett, Trisha Smrecak, Karla Parsons-Hubbard, and Sally E. Walker

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Ion microprobe analyses of δ18O in early quartz cements from 1.9Ga granular iron formations (GIFs): A pilot study, Lauren C. Cunningham, F. Zeb Page, Bruce M. Simonson, Reinhard Kozdon, and John W. Valley

Application of pulsed OSL to polymineral fine-grained samples, James K. Feathers, M. Aksel Casson, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, and Makaiko L. Chithambo

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Distal Impact Ejecta Layers: Spherules and More, Billy P. Glass and Bruce M. Simonson

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A New Model for Training Graduate Students to Conduct Interdisciplinary, Interorganizational, and International Research, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, Alicia Robbins, Julie Combs, Adam Freeburg, Robert G. Jesperson, Haldre S. Rogers, Kimberly S. Sheldon, and Elizabeth Wheat

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Anthropogenic hillslope terraces and swidden agriculture in Jiuzhaigou National Park, northern Sichuan, China, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, James Taylor, Hongliang Lu, Yongxian Li, Qingxia Yang, Barbara L. Grub, Sara Jo Breslow, Alicia Robbins, Andrea Elliott, and Julie Combs

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Live coral cover in the fossil record: an example from Holocene reefs of the Dominican Republic, Halard Lescinsky, B. Titus, and Dennis K. Hubbard

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Geochemical Controls on Carbonate Shell Taphonomy in Northern Gulf of Mexico Continental Shelf and Slope Sediments, Eric N. Powell, Xinping Hu, Wei-Jun Cai, Kathryn A. Ashton-Alcox, Karla Parsons-Hubbard, and Sally E. Walker

Submissions from 2011

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Gradients and patterns of sclerobionts on experimentally deployed bivalve shells: Synopsis of bathymetric and temporal trends on a decadal time scale, Carlton E. Brett, Karla Parsons-Hubbard, Sally E. Walker, Chad Ferguson, Eric N. Powell, George M. Staff, Kathryn A. Ashton-Alcox, and Anne L. Raymond

On Proterozoic ecosystems and the carbon isotopic composition of carbonates associated with Banded Iron Formations, A. E. Fallick, V. A. Melezhik, and Bruce M. Simonson

Variation In Distal Impact Ejecta With Distance From The Source Crater: A Model, Billy P. Glass and Bruce M. Simonson

Paraburdoo Spherule Layer (Hamersley Basin, Western Australia): Distal Ejecta From A Fourth Large Impact Near The Archean-proterozoic Boundary, Scott W. Hassler, Bruce M. Simonson, Dawn Y. Sumner, and Louis Bodin

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Wood taphonomy in a tropical marine carbonate environment: Experimental results from Lee Stocking Island, Bahamas, Elizabeth A. Heise, Anne L. Raymond, Karla Parsons-Hubbard, Sally E. Walker, George M. Staff, E. A. Powell, Carlton E. Brett, and Kathryn A. Ashton-Alcox

Spatial controls on erosion in the Three Rivers Region, southeastern Tibet and southwestern China, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, Katharine W. Huntington, John O. Stone, David R. Montgomery, and Bernard Hallet

The Question Of Communist Land Degradation: New Evidence From Local Erosion And Basin-wide Sediment Yield In Southwest China And Southeast Tibet, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, David R. Montgomery, Katharine W. Huntington, and Chuan Liang

Eastern Caribbean Coral Reefs, Dennis K. Hubbard

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Experimental taphonomy of a decapod crustacean: Long-term data and their implications, Richard A. Krause, Karla Parsons-Hubbard, and Sally E. Walker

Laser Ablation Mapping Of Siderophile Elements In The Late Archaean Reivilo Impact Spherule Layer, South Africa (abstract), Iain McDonald, Bruce M. Simonson, Christian Koeberl, and Wolf Uwe Reimold

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Taphonomic field experiments and the role of the Shelf and Slope Experimental Taphonomy Initiative, Karla Parsons-Hubbard, Carlton E. Brett, and Sally E. Walker

The Relationship Of Bionts And Taphonomic Processes In Molluscan Taphofacies Formation On The Continental Shelf And Slope: Eight-year Trends: Gulf Of Mexico And Bahamas, Eric N. Powell, Carlton E. Brett, Karla Parsons-Hubbard, W. Russell Callender, George M. Staff, Sally E. Walker, Anne L. Raymond, and Kathryn A. Ashton-Alcox

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Taphonomic degradation of molluscan remains during thirteen years on the continental shelf and slope of the northwestern Gulf of Mexico, Eric N. Powell, George M. Staff, W. Russell Callender, Kathryn A. Ashton-Alcox, Carlton E. Brett, Karla Parsons-Hubbard, Sally E. Walker, and Anne L. Raymond

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The influence of molluscan taxon on taphofacies development over a broad range of environments of preservation: The SSETI experience, Eric N. Powell, George M. Staff, W. Russell Callender, Kathryn A. Ashton-Alcox, Carlton E. Brett, Karla Parsons-Hubbard, Sally E. Walker, and Anne L. Raymond

Iron Ore Deposits Associated With Precambrian Iron Formations, Bruce M. Simonson

Review: Water in the Universe, Bruce M. Simonson

Oxygen isotope variations of garnets and clinopyroxenes in a layered diamondiferous calcsilicate rock from Kokchetav Massif, Kazakhstan: a window into the geochemical nature of deeply subducted UHPM rocks, N. V. Sobolev, Hans-Peter Schertl, John W. Valley, F. Zeb Page, Noriko T. Kita, Michael J. Spicuzza, R. D. Neuser, and A. M. Logvinova

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Alpha and beta diversity of encrusting foraminifera that recruit to long-term experiments along a carbonate platform-to-slope gradient: Paleoecological and paleoenvironmental implications, Sally E. Walker, Karla Parsons-Hubbard, Suzanne Richardson-White, Carlton E. Brett, and Eric N. Powell

Submissions from 2010

Evaluation Criteria for Implementation of a Sustainable Sanitation and Wastewater Treatment System at Jiuzhaigou National Park, Sichuan Province, China, Linda S. Gaulke, Xiao Weiyang, Andrew Scanlon, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, and Thomas M. Hinckley

Monsoon control of effective discharge, Yunnan and Tibet, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, David R. Montgomery, Katharine W. Huntington, and Chuan Liang

Reef Drilling, Dennis K. Hubbard

Cryptic Metasomatism During Exhumation Of Franciscan Eclogite And Hornblendite Revealed By In Situ Delta O-18 Analysis Of Garnets, F. Zeb Page, Eric J. Essene, Noriko T. Kita, and John W. Valley

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Ion microprobe analysis of oxygen isotopes in garnets of complex chemistry, F. Zeb Page, Noriko T. Kita, and John W. Valley

Review: Megaflooding on Earth and Mars, Bruce M. Simonson

Review: Planetary Tectonics, Bruce M. Simonson

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Authigenic minerals in macropores and veins in Late Triassic mudstones of the Newark Basin: implications for fluid migration through mudstonen, Bruce M. Simonson, Joseph Smoot, and Jennifer L. Hughes

Discovery Of A Shock-induced Polymorph Of Rutile With Alpha-pbo2 Structure (tio2ii) In Four Neoarchean Spherule Layers From Western Australia And South Africa, F. C. Smith, J. B. Zullo, Billy P. Glass, and Bruce M. Simonson

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Social-ecological Resilience of a Nuosu Community-linked Watershed, Southwest Sichuan, China, Lauren S. Urgenson, R. Keala Hagmann, Amanda C. Henck Schmidt, Stevan Harrell, Thomas M. Hinckley, Sara Jo Shepler, Barbara L. Grub, and Philip M. Chi

Submissions from 2009

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Coral growth rates from the Holocene Cañada Honda fossil reef, Southwestern Dominican Republic: Comparisons with modern counterparts in high sedimentation settings, David N. Cuevas, Clark E. Sherman, Wilson Ramírez, and Dennis K. Hubbard

Depth and species-related patterns of Holocene reef accretion: a critical Assessment of existing models, Dennis K. Hubbard

Depth-related and species-related patterns of Holocene reef accretion in the Caribbean and western Atlantic: A critical assessment of existing models, Dennis K. Hubbard

Genesis of metapelitic migmatites in the Adirondack Mts., New York, P. J. Lancaster, Bin Fu, F. Zeb Page, Noriko T. Kita, M. E. Bickford, B. M. Hill, J. M. McLelland, and John W. Valley

Review: Early Life on Earth: A Practical Guide, Bruce M. Simonson

Review: Planetary Crusts: Their Composition, Origin and Evolution, Bruce M. Simonson

Review: Unmasking Europa: The Search for Life on Jupiter's Ocean Moon, Bruce M. Simonson

Banded iron formations and the early atmosphere, Bruce M. Simonson and A. J. Kaufman

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Geochemistry of 2.63-2.49Ga impact spherule layers and implications for stratigraphic correlations and impact processes, Bruce M. Simonson, Iain McDonald, Alex Shukolyukov, Christian Koeberl, Wolf Uwe Reimold, and Günter W. Lugmair

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Correlating multiple Neoarchean–Paleoproterozoic impact spherule layers between South Africa and Western Australia, Bruce M. Simonson, Dawn Y. Sumner, Nicolas J. Beukes, S. Johnson, and J. Gutzmer

Submissions from 2008

The ancient anoxic biosphere was not as we know it, A. E. Fallick, V. A. Melezhik, and Bruce M. Simonson

Ti-in-Zircon Thermometry: Applications and Limitations, Bin Fu, F. Zeb Page, Aaron J. Cavosie, Jade Star Lackey, Noriko T. Kita, John Fournelle, Simon A. Wilde, and John W. Valley

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A Geologist's Lament, Dennis K. Hubbard

Reef Complexities, Dennis K. Hubbard

Coral-reef geology: Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, Dennis K. Hubbard, Randolph B. Burke, Ivan P. Gill, W. Ramirez, and Clark E. Sherman

Secular change in the Precambrian silica cycle: Insights from chert petrology, Robert G. Maliva, Andrew H. Knoll, and Bruce M. Simonson

Experimental Taphonomy of Callinectes sapidus and cuticular controls on preservation, Matthew H.E. Mutel, David A. Waugh, Rodney M. Feldmann, and Karla Parsons-Hubbard

The taphonomic signature of a brine seep and the potential for Burgess Shale style preservation, Karla Parsons-Hubbard, Eric N. Powell, Anne L. Raymond, Sally E. Walker, Carlton E. Brett, Kathryn A. Ashton-Alcox, Rebekah N. Shepard, Richard A. Krause, and Bradley Deline

Molluscan shell condition after eight years on the seafloor – taphonomy in the Gulf of Mexico and Bahamas, Eric N. Powell, Carlton E. Brett, Karla Parsons-Hubbard, W. Russell Callender, George M. Staff, Sally E. Walker, Anne L. Raymond, and Kathryn A. Ashton-Alcox