Barbara Carrapa, Mihai Surdeanu, and Mihai Ducea submitted a proposal for NSF Idea Machine 2026 to combine a hybrid AI-human approach to Geosciences. Out of 800 proposals submitted, 30 were selected to move on to phase 2. The proposal by Carrapa, Surdeanu and Ducea was selected to create a video pitch for phase 2 of the NSF Idea Machine 2020. If successful, their idea may guide future investments and a new program at NSF. Watch Carrapa, Surdeanu, and Ducea's video proposal here.