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Old 11-10-2011, 11:12 AM   #1
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Rift spotted in Pine Island Glacier Ice Shelf before upcoming expedition
By Peter Rejcek, Antarctic Sun Editor
Posted October 26, 2011

The Antarctic Sun: News about Antarctica - Cracked
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A large crack has been spotted in the Pine Island Glacier Ice Shelf in West Antarctica, threatening to break loose in what scientists believe is part of the natural cycle of calving in a region of Antarctica undergoing profound changes.

The crack was seen and photographed on Oct. 14 by scientists aboard NASA'a DC-8 a flying laboratory that
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A large crack has been spotted in the Pine Island Glacier Ice Shelf in West Antarctica, threatening to break loose
"in what scientists believe is part of the natural cycle "of calving in a region of Antarctica undergoing profound changes.
Reminds me of the rocks they have found in the ocean while in search of the lost city of Atlantis. Some think the more square formations to be man made...Others tend to think they are part of the natural upheaval and movement cycles. Until they find evidence of past wooden debri's It shall remain lost.....
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