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Middle School and Up
Organization or Publication
The Antarctic Sun
History of Earth and Planetary Sciences
This article summarizes the research of cyanobacterial mats in Lake Joyce during the 2014 field season. It describes the importance of the mats to better understand Earth history and understanding of other planetary systems. Additionally, it describes the sediment trap experiement that will conclude in the next field season.
Standardsa. Structure and function in living systems b. Earth's history
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