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Dr. Sharp, also a glaciology professor at the university, said there was water all over the floor, and steam rising from puddles of ancient water.
Though the focus is mainly on studying climate, glaciology, and Earth’s magnetic field, life on the base also mimics some of the difficulties associated with space travel.
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Origin and Etymology of glaciology
Latin glacies + International Scientific Vocabulary -logy
First Known Use: 1889See Words from the same year
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