Researchers Pull out a Snapshot of Magma (IMAGE) University of Alaska Fairbanks Caption University of Alaska Fairbanks doctoral student Amanda Lindoo pulls a rod containing a snapshot of magma from a furnace in the experimental petrology lab under the watchful gaze of Research Assistant Professor Jessica Larsen. The apparatus allows scientists to take pictures of processes within the magma at specific temperatures and pressures. Credit UAF Todd Paris Usage Restrictions Please credit photographer. License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.