Stabilists strike again

ON page 412 of this issue1, Sugden and colleagues announce that glacier ice in the Dry valleys of East Antarctica seems to have survived for over 8 million years under a thin layer of sediment. This, they argue, testifies that stable polar conditions have persisted for at least that time.

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Publication status:
Published
Author(s):
Authors: van der Wateren, Dick, Hindmarsh, Richard

On this site: Richard Hindmarsh, Richard Hindmarsh
Date:
1 January, 1995
Journal/Source:
Nature / 376
Page(s):
389-391
Digital Object Identifier (DOI):
https://doi.org/10.1038/376389a0