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Ice Stories: Dispatches from Polar Scientists
A Day in the Life of the DISC Drill (Clip)
Date: February 4, 2010
Running Time: 00:03:15

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This program is available for download in the Ice Stories Polar Media Collection.


This short video summarizes all of the steps in collecting an ice core using the Deep Ice Sheet Coring (DISC) drill. Thomas Bauska, of Oregon State University helped Heidi Roop put together this video.
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