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On First Science Cruise Icebreaker Healy Steams To Arctic To Study Crust Formation

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August 10, 2001
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Researchers funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) are sailing on the maiden scientific voyage of the U.S. Coast Guard's newest icebreaker to study one of the world's slowest growing oceanic ridges, with an eye to understanding how the Earth's crust forms.

Researchers funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) are sailing on the maiden scientific voyage of the U.S. Coast Guard's newest icebreaker to study one of the world's slowest growing oceanic ridges, with an eye to understanding how the Earth's crust forms.


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National Science Foundation. "On First Science Cruise Icebreaker Healy Steams To Arctic To Study Crust Formation." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/08/010810064751.htm (accessed April 18, 2014).

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