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What lies beneath Antarctica’s ice? Lakes, life and the grandest of canyons

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Dow, C and Graham, F and Cook, SJ, What lies beneath Antarctica's ice? Lakes, life and the grandest of canyons, The Conversation, The Conversation Media Group, Victoria, Australia, 18 July (2016) [Magazine Article]


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Abstract

There are few frontiers in the world that can still be said to be unexplored. One of these terra incognita is the land beneath Antarctica’s ice sheets. Buried under kilometres of ice is a fascinating realm of canyons, waterways and lakes, which is only now being mapped in detail.

Item Details

Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:Antarctica, glaciology; subglacial lakes
Research Division:Earth Sciences
Research Group:Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience
Research Field:Glaciology
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
Author:Graham, F (Dr Felicity McCormack)
Author:Cook, SJ (Dr Sue Cook)
ID Code:110387
Year Published:2016
Deposited By:CRC-Antarctic Climate & Ecosystems
Deposited On:2016-07-26
Last Modified:2016-07-26
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