2016 Young Laureate, ExplorationUnited Kingdom, Born 1986
The region in Greenland where Cook is conducting his project.
Photo: ©Courtesy of Joseph Cook
Young Laureate Joseph Cook on a Greenland research expedition.
Arctic samples from Joseph Cook’s research seen through a microscope.
Photo: ©Rolex/Marc Latzel
Joseph Cook collects samples from the Greenland ice sheet to be analysed in his lab.
An ice hole in Greenland, showing bacteria around the circular hole.
Joseph Cook, glacier microbiologist and 2016 Young Laureate.
Young Laureate Joseph Cook extracting bacteria and minerals from a water sample.
Research equipment in Joseph Cook’s office at the University of Sheffield.
The University of Sheffield, United Kingdom, where Young Laureate Joseph Cook is a research scientist.
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