The Global Positioning System (GPS) has revolutionized both daily life and science. The goals of this website are to both explain how GPS works and to show how it has been enabling scientific research of plate tectonics, earthquakes, volcanoes, and the water cycle for the past 25 years.

GPS Basics
GPS and Tectonics
GPS Water Cycle Products


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