Transit: 390C Core Description Part 2 (Video)

On Expedition 390, we’ve had a lengthy transit to our first drill site, during which our scientists have been describing sediment retrieved during preliminary expedition 390C. (This will allow us to focus on coring the hard rock below where the sediment lay when we reach our drill sites.)

After describing the color and basic lithology, how do they further refine their descriptions? Find out in this video.

? Find out in this video.

Education & Outreach Officer for Exp 382 & Exp 390 I am a children's book author, an illustrator, and an editor, writing teacher, and science communicator. Outreach Officer for Antarctic research cruise NBP17-02, IODP Expeditions 382 & 390.
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