Thwaites Glacier research camp

Thwaites Glacier research camp

The camp of the research team that included Britney Schmidt on Thwaites Glacier hundreds of meters atop the glacier's very critical grounding zone. The crew lived and researched here for two months out in the open in Antarctica. Credit: International Thwaites Glacier Collaboration / Georgia Tech-Schmidt / Dichek

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College of Sciences, News Room, Research Horizons

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Research, Engineering, Environment, Robotics
Keywords
Thwaites Glacier, Antarctica, grounding line, grounding zone, Instability, autonomous undersea vehicles, Autonomous Underwater Vehicle, auv, Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (Auvs), Sea-level rise, Sealevel, sea level rise, climate change, Global Warming Climate Change, Global Warming Research
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  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Jan 29, 2020 - 8:52am
  • Last Updated: Jan 29, 2020 - 8:52am