Drillship coming to work in Gulf of Alaska
The goal isnít to find oil and gas, but rather clues to the history of the Earth recorded in sediments and rocks beneath the seafloor
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A drillship is expected to turn up this summer in Valdez. But it wonít be what it looks like.
The JOIDES Resolution is a research vessel thatís planning a scientific drilling expedition in the Gulf of Alaska. It wonít be an oil-hunting trip.
The ship works for the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program,....
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Tectonics, glaciers and climate
In spirit of Capt. Cook
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