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  • Ph.D. Student Andrea Creighton (left) and the author (right) running the surface NMR inside a tent on the North Slope, Alaska

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    Posted 09/16/15

    As the featureless expanse unfolds ahead of my snowmobile, the snow-covered tundra looks like a downy softy blanket—but it is not. Instead, the frozen surface feels more like stiff Styrofoam, jarring the ride. I absorb the bumps by holding my legs in a partial crouch. The loaded train of sleds that I’m towing leaves only […]