Antarctica in the News: AGAP and the Gamburtsev Mountains

Two Sundays ago, we had a Sunday Science Lecture by a scientist who works with AGAP, the Antarctic Gamburtsev Project. She mentioned that they were on the verge of a breakthrough in learning about how the Gambutsevs were formed.

Now AGAP has made international news!

Credit: Zina Deretsky, National Science Foundation, Gamburtsev topography by Abdulhakim Abdi, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University, from

 You can read more about this at The National Science Foundation‘s website, on the BBC, or on the website of the US Geological Survey.

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