British Bedmap2 Study Reveals Antarctica Beneath the Ice

March 14, 2013 by  
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If you’ve ever wondered what lurks beneath the expansive glaciers covering Antarctica , wonder no more. The British Antarctic Survey has created a topographic rendering of the continent, outlining every peak and valley that lies beneath the ice . Called Bedmap2, the model offers detailed topographical information about the continent, including a point 2,870 meters below sea level. Read the rest of British Bedmap2 Study Reveals Antarctica Beneath the Ice Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: antarctica , Bedmap2 , british antarctic survey , Byrd Glacier , eco design , global warming , green design , Lowest Point on Earth , sustainable design , Victoria Land

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