The Ice of the Planet as Witness to and Memory of Climate Change

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Polar ice sheets and high-altitude glaciers retain memory of past climate change, providing records that extend back almost 1 million years.   At risk of disappearing due to glacial melting, international research is now being conducted to salvage these precious archives.   

Paolo Gabrielli is a research scientist at Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center of The Ohio State University.  His primary interest is the study of ice cores with emphasis on paleoenvironmental and paleoclimatic reconstructions.
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