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Research Rocks
Research Rocks
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Title: Research Rocks

Description: Dr. Alex Andronikov, a geologist from the University of Michigan Department of Geological Science, and Kelley Brumley, a geologist from Stanford University, sort through rocks that were dredged from the Arctic Ocean floor Sept. 9, 2009, aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Healy.The dredging is part of the U.S. Extended Continental Shelf Task Force's effort to locate the outer reaches of the North American continental shelf.

Location: Arctic Ocean

Date Taken: Sep 9 2009

Photographer: Patrick Kelley
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Photographer Organization: U.S. Coast Guard

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Type: JPEG image - 2.04 MB
Dimensions: 2848 x 4288
Resolution: 72 dpi

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