Life Under Antarctica's Ice

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This story in Discover magazine profiles the work of the WISSARD (Whillans Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling) project team and the challenges faced by drilling thousands of feet into the West Antarctic Ice Sheet to reach a lake buried for millennia.

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Author(s): Douglas Fox
Date: Saturday, June 1, 2013
Publication: Discover
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Region

Antarctic

Grade Level

All Ages

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Life Science | General Life Science | Engineering | General Engineering | Tools and Methods | Earth Science | General Earth Science | Snow and Ice Science