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Ice Stories: Dispatches from Polar Scientists
Interview with Glaciologist Mark Fahnestock, Part 2 (Clip)
Date: August 21, 2008
Running Time: 00:02:02

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


In this interview from Greenland, glaciologist Mark Fahnestock describes the roar of a 1000-foot iceberg dropping off the Jakobshavn Isbrę into the Ilulissat Icefjord. Includes time-lapse photography of this massive calving event.
What's it like to be a research scientist working in the Arctic or Antarctica? We gave polar scientists video cameras and asked them to document their field work. Webcasts produced at the poles are another part of the Ice Stories project.

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