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New Antarctic ice core reveals secrets of climate change

By The Christian Science Monitor
Friday, August 16, 2013 20:41 EDT
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New Antarctic ice core reveals secrets of climate change (via The Christian Science Monitor)

Dr. Julie Palais (l.) and Anais Orsi examine ice inside a backlit snow pit at the WAIS Divide. The horizontal lines represent annual layers of snowfall. The two to three feet of snow that falls each year compacts over time into a narrow band of ice.…

[Image via Agence France-Presse]

 
 
 
 
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