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Bess Koffman

Dr. Bess Koffman is a geochemist and paleoclimatologist whose research has taken her to New Zealand, Antarctica, and Alaska. Currently an Assistant Professor of Geology at Colby College, Koffman earned her B.A. in Geology at Carleton College and her Ph.D. in Earth and Climate Sciences at the University of Maine.

Making the Unseen Seen

Drilling ice cores in the freezing Antarctic, as described by geochemist and paleoclimatologist Bess Koffman.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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