Author Archives: Chris Rowan

L’Aquila earthquake manslaughter verdict reversed

It should come as no surprise that I think that this is the right result: Six seismologists accused of misleading the public about the risk of an earthquake in Italy were cleared of manslaughter on 10 November. An appeals court … Continue reading

Categories: earthquakes, public science, society

Tuesday dispatches from GSA: Vancouver

Poster time for Chris! Cool science for everybody! Continue reading

Categories: academic life, conferences

Monday dispatches from GSA: Vancouver

The arrival of the long-threatened rain did not dampen lots of cool science.. Continue reading

Categories: academic life, conferences, geomorphology

Sunday dispatches from GSA: Vancouver

View the story “GSA Day 1″ on Storify

Categories: academic life, by Anne, conferences, earthquakes, geology

Listen to Chris talk about his life in science

I was recently interviewed by Dr. Marie McNeely, host of the ‘People Behind the Science’ podcast – a show that lets scientists talk about their lives and experiences to provide a more rounded view of what scientists actually do in … Continue reading

Categories: public science