Nearly 700 feet (more than 200 meters) under the Svartisen glacier in
northern Norway, researchers are huddled together underground. In the
world's only lab located inside one of these giant hunks of ice, they
are carrying out some of the best experiments on the movement and
composition of glaciers ever done.
Science in Ice: Lab Operates Inside a Glacier
Researcher Miriam Jackson takes ice samples with a chainsaw under Norway's Svartisen glacier.