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Scientist Dr. Paul Mayewski.

Dr. Paul Mayewski, chief scientist with the Greenland Ice Sheet Project 2. The project archives tubes of ice extracted from Greenland which chronicle 250,000 years of the earth's atmosphere, and changes in the climate. From the ice, scientists can pinpoint the start of the industrial revolution, or the end of the ice age. Scientists hope, by looking at the ice, they can better understand rapid changes in the earth's climate. (Interview by Marty Moss-Coane)


Other segments from the episode on September 9, 1993

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, September 9, 1993: Interview with Paul Mayewski; Interview with Amy Tan and Ron Bass; Review of the films "Kalifornia" and "True Romance."


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