The Sober Science of Migrating Rubber Duckies

Wall St. Journal Online

An Armada of Tub Toys Sets Sail in New Research Discipline, ‘Flotsam Science,’ and Helps Unravel Enduring Planetary Mysteries

Consequently, Dr. Behar and his colleagues at the University of Colorado this past August released 90 yellow rubber ducks into the melt water flowing down a chasm in the largest of Greenland’s 200 glaciers — the Jakobshavn Isbrae — which has been thinning rapidly since 1997…

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