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Asset Type:Video Clip
File Type(s):wmv,mp4
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Title: A Day in the Life of the DISC Drill
Description: This short video summarizes all of the steps in collecting an ice core using the Deep Ice Sheet Coring (DISC) drill. Thomas Bauska, of Oregon State University helped Heidi Roop put together this video.
Location:Arctic, North America
Keywords:ice core, drill, drilling, ice sheet, climate change, climate history
Big Ideas:Climate, Climate Change, Climate History, Ice, Polar Geology, Ice and Sediment Cores
Links:Dispatch: A Day in the Life of the DISC Drill
Created By:Heidi Roop
Copyright:2010 Exploratorium, Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License
Attribute As:Created by Heidi Roop for the Ice Stories project, © 2010 Exploratorium

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