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Antarctic: TerraSAR-X sees crack in Pine Island Glacier

PIG is the longest and fastest-flowing glacier in the western Antarctic

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.

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Publishing Date: 
Fri, 12/07/2013 - 11:04
latitude: 
-82.8628
longitude: 
-135

Ozone Hole: Satellites show smallest size in ten years

Satellites show that the recent ozone hole over Antarctica was the smallest seen in the past decade.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 11/02/2013 - 11:49
latitude: 
-82.8628
longitude: 
-135