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American Geophysical Union (AGU)

American Geophysical Union (AGU)

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization of geophysicists, consisting of over 62,000 members from 144 countries. AGU's activities are focused on the organization and dissemination of scientific information in the interdisciplinary and international field of geophysics. The geophysical sciences involve four fundamental areas: atmospheric and ocean sciences; solid-Earth sciences; hydrologic sciences; and space sciences. The organization's headquarters is located on Florida Avenue in Washington, D.C.

AGU publishes the weekly Eos newspaper and nineteen peer-reviewed scientific journals:
  • Earth and Space Science
  • Earth's Future
  • Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems
  • GeoHealth
  • Geophysical Research Letters
  • Global Biogeochemical Cycles
  • Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems (JAMES)
  • Journal of Geophysical Research
  • Paleoceanography
  • Radio Science
  • Reviews of Geophysics
  • Space Weather
  • Tectonics
  • Water Resources Research


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