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Re: What's the oddest thing you have ever found in the ice?


From: "Dave Bresnahan" <answer2@passport.ivv.nasa.gov>
Subject: Re: What's the oddest thing you have ever found in the ice?
Date: Tue, 28 Apr 1998 13:25:57 -0400

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From: onair@passport.ivv.nasa.gov <onair@passport.ivv.nasa.gov>
Date: Tuesday, April 28, 1998 1:20 PM
Subject: What's the oddest thing you have ever found in the ice?


>Nicole P. asks this Question:
>
>What's the oddest thing you have ever found in the ice?
>
>
>Answer:
>
>Ice cores recovered in Antarctic contain gas bubbles of the atmosphere
during the period the snow fell.  We have recovered ice cores that are
475,000 years old.

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