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Past Event

The Water is Rising: Art, Changing Ice, and Warming Climates (LEARN)

October 20, 2020
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

In this special STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) session, Dr. Indrani Das will discuss Antarctica, explain how ice sheets form, how ice moves, and what causes ice to expand and shrink through her personal artwork. She’ll also explain how climate change is causing the ice sheet to change and its present contribution to sea-level rise. Suitable for students in grades 3-8, and educators.

Presenter: Indrani Das, Lamont Associate Research Professor, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, the Earth Institute, Columbia University