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Return to PIG provides an update to PIG Ice Shelf: First Contact.

Though NASA researcher Bob Bindschadler had hoped to return to Pine Island Glacier Ice Shelf and continue his research during the 2009 season, this video explians how plans hit a snag. Sometimes science takes time, especially when it comes to dealing with the forbidding conditions of Antarctica.

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Return to P.I.G.: The Long Wait for Science    Return to P.I.G.: The Long Wait for Science
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Animation Number:10412
Animators:Susan Twardy (HTSI) (Lead)
 Chris Meaney (HTSI)
 Lori Perkins (NASA/GSFC)
Video Editor:Jefferson Beck (UMBC)
Producer:Jefferson Beck (UMBC)
Scientist:Bob Bindschadler (NASA/GSFC)
Writer:Kathryn Hansen (Wyle Information Systems)
Goddard TV Tape:G2009-023 -- Pine Island Glacier Update 2009
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SVS >> Antarctic Ice
SVS >> Antarctic Ice Sheet
SVS >> Earth Science
SVS >> ICEsat
SVS >> Ice
SVS >> Ice Shelf
SVS >> Pine Island Glacier
SVS >> Sea Ice
GCMD >> Location >> Antarctica
SVS >> Edited Feature
NASA Science >> Earth

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