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Old 10-03-2017, 10:09 PM
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_c...&v=-l0JdVtmNus

"Tunnel Man" is permafrost scientist and adventurer and pretty cool person it seems.

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/communi.../#.WdRNvGhSzIV
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Old 10-04-2017, 04:14 AM
 
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I love reading about permafrost! Its quite variable in different areas (some isn't really permanent at all) and has such profound effects on soil and the plant communities above it. Some of the articles describing what happens when the truly permanent forms thaw and disappear are sobering.
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Old 10-04-2017, 06:39 AM
 
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Thanks for posting, interesting. And a cool guy, as you said.
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