Climatology is the study of climate and how it changes over time. This science helps people better understand the atmospheric conditions that cause weather patterns and temperature changes over time.
5 - 8
Anthropology, Conservation, Earth Science, Climatology
Antarctic Ice Core
A core is extracted from the ice sheet to learn what the area's (near McMurdo Station, Antarctica) climate was like in the past.
Photograph by David Boyer
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May 20, 2022
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