Digging the Arctic

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    Chien-Lu Ping and his colleagues got their plane stuck in a runway of melting seasonal frost during their survey of North American soil organic carbon pools.

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    Digging the Arctic. Nature Geosci 1, 634 (2008) doi:10.1038/ngeo296

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