Perspectives Lecture: Lakes Beneath Antarctic Ice
This is a past event, please see the Upcoming Events section below to see possible upcoming dates.
Lakes beneath Antarctic Ice: Deep, Dark and Mysterious
January 14, 2019: 7-8 p.m. Doors open 6:30 p.m.
Speaker: Helen Fricker, Polar Geophysicist
In 2006, Helen Amanda Fricker was sitting at her desk studying new satellite data when she made a starting discovery – a set of active lakes that exist underneath the ice in Antarctica. Join Helen, a 25-year veteran of Antarctic ice sheet research, and learn about the discovery, exploration and drilling of these mysterious phenomena at the southern reaches of our planet.
Birch Aquarium Members: Free