CU's Alison Banwell in Antarctic meltwater

CU's Alison Banwell in Antarctic meltwater

Co-author Alison Banwell wades through a meltwater pond in Antarctica. Banwell has helped pioneer research into ice shelf hydrofracturing dynamics. Credit: Banwell / press handout via UC Boulder

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Research, Environment, Physics and Physical Sciences
Keywords
Ice Shelf, Larsen Ice Shelf, Larsen B, sea ice, Ice Sheet, ice sheet melt, Meltwater, meltwater ponds, hydrofracturing, chain reaction, Antarctica, Antarctica Research, sea level, Sea Level Changes, glacier instability, glacier sliding, Glacier erosion, Antarctic ice sheet, antarctic melting, cellular automata, minesweeper plot
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  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Oct 29, 2019 - 11:41am
  • Last Updated: Oct 29, 2019 - 11:41am