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Graduate student Sasha Leidman's research paper covered in Rutgers Today

greenland bacteriaIn the Research & Innovation section, Sasha is quoted about bacteria likely triggering greater melting on the Greenland ice sheet, possibly increasing the island’s contribution to sea-level rise. That’s because the microbes cause sunlight-absorbing sediment to clump together and accumulate in the meltwater streams.

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