Scientists seek to collect ice core samples before glaciers and ice sheets melt

August 13, 2020

Scientists seek to collect ice core samples before glaciers and ice sheets melt

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Lonnie Thompson of Ohio State on 2019 Huascaran expedition (Photo credit: Todd Johnston, Article: Kristen Pope, Yale Climate Connections)
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Dr. Lonnie Thompson and Dr. Richard Alley discuss the urgency and challenges associated with saving perfectly preserved atmospheric records contained within ice cores with Kristen Pope in the article, Scientists seek to collect ice core samples before glaciers and ice sheets melt, published on August 13, 2020 in Yale Climate Connections.

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