Exploring ice

As a chilly winter comes to a close, find out more about the fascinating properties of ice.

I, Science’s Stephanie McClellan is taken on a tour of UCL’s Ice Physics Lab by PhD student Alexandra Seymour Pierce. The lab is a series of interconnected cold rooms that are used to investigate the mechanical and physical properties of water’s solid state, as well as the evolution and dynamics of the Earths ice sheets.

 

IMAGE: Carola Jacobs, flickr

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