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Blog Posts Tagged "Paleomagnetist"
Submitted by JR junior on Tue, 12/28/2010 - 07:50
Meet Nicola Pressling, one of the scientists on board, and find out why paleomagnetists have the coolest job you probably never heard of before.
Submitted by Kevin Kurtz on Sun, 02/06/2011 - 07:45
The scientists’ ability to determine whether the Louisville hotspot has been moving inside the Earth is dependent on our paleomagnetists’ ability to see how the Earth’s magnetic field affects volcanic rock. To find out why, drink a latte and read on, because it’s a little long.
Submitted by Tom Lang on Thu, 08/06/2015 - 04:10
Meet the expedition's palaeomagnetists, Millie and Daniel. They're looking pretty positive, but they have had a VERY slow expedition so far. That all ends today.
Submitted by Alejandra Martinez on Fri, 01/08/2016 - 09:40
We've all played with magnets before, but no one knows magnetism like the Paleomag team aboard the JOIDES Resolution. Shipboard paleomagnetists provide paleomagnetic and rock-magnetic measurements of recovered rocks.