Blog Posts Tagged "magnetic pole reversals"

Why Paleomagnetists Rule!

Meet Nicola Pressling, one of the scientists on board, and find out why paleomagnetists have the coolest job you probably never heard of before.

What can we learn from Earth's magnetic field?

While we're casing and preparing to core Hole G at Site U1480, as Agnes wrote about in her recent post, the scientists are mostly working on their reports and discussing their initial interpretations. We have a bit of down time, and we wanted to make use of the great movie lounge downstairs. We watched the geo-fiction movie, The Core.