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Ice Stories: Dispatches from Polar Scientists
Interview with Geologist Tom Neumann (Video)
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Date: July 22, 2008
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This program is available for download in the Ice Stories Polar Media Collection.
In this video interview from Greenland, geologist Tom Neumann from the University of Vermont explains how he and his colleagues are attempting to read the history of the Greenland Ice Sheet by collecting and analyzing rocks spit out from the base of the glacier.
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