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Contact: Kim Martineau
The Earth Institute at Columbia University

Nathaniel B. Palmer

Caption: Scientists aboard the Nathaniel B. Palmer visited the Amundsen Sea region in 2009 to study oceanic changes.

Credit: Frank Nitsche, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory.

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