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Perspectives Lecture: Lakes beneath Antarctic Ice: Deep, Dark and Mysterious

Vehicles towing gear on Antarctic ice

01/14/2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Birch Aquarium at Scripps, 2300 Expedition Way La Jolla, CA 92037
Event Description: 

Speaker: Helen Fricker, Polar Geophysicist

In 2006, Helen Amanda Fricker was studying new satellite data when she made a startling discovery – a set of active lakes underneath the ice in Antarctica.

Join Helen, a 25-year veteran of Antarctic ice sheet research, and learn about the discovery, exploration, and drilling of these mysterious phenomena at the southern reaches of our planet.

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Birch Aquarium at Scripps
(858) 534-3474
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