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Tree Rings, Ice Cores, and Varves

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    Tree Rings, Ice Cores, and Varves

    Tree Rings, Ice Cores, and Varves

    by Jim Doherty, Ph.D. //at grade

    How scientists can determine age and other features of a rock or material it contains.

  • Real World Application
    Icy Secrets

    Icy Secrets

    by David Carmichael //at grade

    Using the Antarctic science research being completed by ANDRILL, students will learn through personal scientist accounts how they determine the age of rocks and connect it to Earth's climate history. Students will then manipulate a simulation to see the impact climate change will have on the Antarctic ice sheet.

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