Marcia Bjornerud
Walter Schober Professor of Environmental Studies, Lawrence University, Appleton

Marcia Bjornerud is Walter Schober professor of environmental studies and professor of geology at Lawrence University in Wisconsin. Her most recent book is Timefulness: How Thinking Like a Geologist Can Help Save the World (2018). She lives in Wisconsin.

Written by Marcia Bjornerud

Mount Fox and Mount Dawson from Asulkan Pass, Selkirk mountain range, British Columbia (1902). Courtesy Library of Congress

History of science
How to make mountains

In living memory, geologists believed that the Earth was slowly shrivelling, little guessing how vibrantly alive it truly is

Marcia Bjornerud