andrill: antarctic geological drilling
When Ice Meets the Sea
ELF Activity 2E

Learners simulate the moving of a glacier from land to floating over the ocean creating an ice shelf and pressure ridges.

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Ross Ice Shelf

ANDRILL education materials are based on work supported by an Environmental Literacy Grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Office of Education and prior work supported by the National Science Foundation.