Brigham-Grette’s epic quest to get ice cores from Russia’s Lake El’gygtgyn

A news story in E & E News chronicles how Julie Brigham-Grette, Geosciences, and her colleagues were able, after years of planning, to get ice cores from frozen Lake El’gygtgyn in the northeastern Russia to find out what the climate was like in Pliocene Epoch, about 3 million years ago. E&E News