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February 4, 2023
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SALSA Part I: Scratching the Surface

A team of researchers and drilling engineers recently spent six weeks in West Antarctica carefully drilling through nearly a mile of ice to study Mercer Subglacial Lake. This body of water is buried under an ice stream, and likely hasn’t seen the light of day for at least thousands and possibly hundreds of thousands, of years.

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