Rise and Science

Episode 18 : When groundwater meets seawater and the science behind the shrinking Dead Sea

In episode 18, Kat and Rashida interview Kyra Kim, a PhD Candidate in the Department of Geological Sciences at the University of Delaware, working in the lab of Professor Holly Michael.  Kyra shares her exciting work on the effects of the interactions of fresh groundwater and saline saltwater on the beach.  In science news, Rashida shares the science behind the shrinking Dead Sea and on proposed plans to refill it using water from the Red Sea.

Catherine Stoner