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The Russian research vessel Akademik Shokalskiy was trapped for over a week in the Antarctic ice.
NASA's Landsat 8 satellite defined the coldest place on Earth - a high ridge in Antarctica on the East Antarctic Plateau where temperatures in several hollows can dip below minus 133.6 degrees Fahr
The DLR-operated TerraSAR-X Earth observation satellite has documented the gradual propagation of the first crack in the Pine Island Glacier (PIG) over a period of several months.
In a news release from 16 May 2013, NASA points out how two of its Earth Observation satellites - ICESat and GRACE - helped pinpoint the role of glaciers in global sea level rise: "A new study of g
Satellites show that the recent ozone hole over Antarctica was the smallest seen in the past decade.
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