Image of the Day

141 / 270

Bernhard Peucker-Ehrenbrink collected samples.

Sawing for Samples

Bernhard Peucker-Ehrenbrink used a saw to collect samples of 635-million-year-old rocks from the iridium boundary in a cliff in theHoanib Valley in Namibia.  He is using geochemical tracers todetect the presence of extraterrestrial matter in the rocks.
(Photo by Ricardo Trinidade)

SHARE THIS:

Image and Visual Licensing

Text, images, graphics and other material contained on this website are subject to copyright. For more information or to license material, please contact the WHOI Media Relations Office, media@whoi.edu or (508) 289-3340.

Explore Visual WHOI

Search multimedia database

License our Visuals