University of Wisconsin-Madison Physical Sciences Lab

Archive for October, 2010

Shot Hole Drill “Cool Tool”

Wednesday, October 6th, 2010

The Shot Hole drill is a first-of-its-kind scientific tool developed by PSL and the Space Sciences Engineering Center (SSEC) in 2001 for UW-Madison’s Ice Coring and Drilling Services (ICDS) to help geophysicists obtain data relating to the dynamics of ice flows in Antarctica. (more…)