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Scientist Recovering an Instrument from Subglacial Lake Whillans

Caption: Ross Powell (left) and Reed Scherer, both of Northern Illinois University, recover an instrument from subglacial Lake Whillans.

Credit: Reed Scherer, Northern Illinois University

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