Pine Island glacier
Pine Island glacier is very remote; 1,300km from the nearest continuously occupied research station. This means scientists have to use a range of equipment in order to be able to gather data about the glacier.
Take the role of a newsreader who has joined the research team on Pine Island Glacier.
- Present a short news report about the research taking place on Pine Island Glacier.
Make sure you explain:
- What the environment is like around you
- What the scientists are trying to do on Pine Island Glacier
- Why researching Pine Island Glacier is important