Glacier Goo Experiment 

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6th November 2017

 

Year 9 students have managed to recreate mini versions of the Piedmont glaciers found on the Alaskan coast and outlet glaciers, seen in Western Greenland, using glacial goo. The gooey, but fun, experiments were to see how ‘ice’ reacts to different conditions such as valley shape and slope steepness.