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Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space

At the Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space (EOS), we bring together high-level research expertise on convergent topics.

We are UNH's largest research enterprise. Here you'll find opportunities to work alongside distinguished faculty on projects to explore and study the most important and inaccessible places on our planet, in our solar system, and in our universe. From the seafloor to the stars, we're studying truly fascinating subjects and making an impact worldwide. 

Find out why we say that EOS is research excellence.

>6,100 peer-reviewed journal articles published in EOS history

$60 million  in grant funding awarded to EOS scientists annually

112 new research grants awarded to EOS scientists annually

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Tiny satellite floats above Earth in between much larger space science equipment.

Small Wonder

Small Wonder

Tiny satellites offer big scientific bang for the buck...

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Stern of the Exploration Vessel Nautilus with a crane deploying the DriX autonomous surface vessel into the ocean.

Monumental Mapping

Monumental Mapping

Large crew of UNH scientists, students map seafloor of marine national monument...

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Open ocean with sunshine and white fluffy clouds overhead.

Nourishing Ocean Deserts

Nourishing Ocean Deserts

Research reveals chemistry in ocean deserts that supports base of marine food chain...

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