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NSF CAREER Award to fund unique research project - College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture - University of Maine
Explaining the dynamics of an ice age landscape to a classroom of middle-schoolers can be a daunting challenge for teachers. Researchers in the lab examine evidence such as pollen and other tiny fossils, and particulate matter contained in sediment core samples to “see” what the ancient landscape once was. But how can this data be …