She studies seafloor sediment

Have a question for the geologist?

post your questionread the answers

Post your questions here for Kate Pound. We'll pick the best ones and post her answers.

“The samples will help us understand how climate change in Antarctica relates to global patterns.”

photo credit: Kate Pound

Dr. Kate Pound, geologist at St. Cloud State University, is heading south this winter—way south. She’ll be joining an international team of researchers drilling into the sea floor beneath the ice surrounding Antarctica. The samples they pull up will help fill in gaps in our understanding of climate change in the past.