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"The Most Amazing High Definition Image of Earth Ever," Says NASA

"The Most Amazing High Definition Image of Earth Ever," Says NASA | Antarctica | Scoop.it
NASA has released a new Blue Marble image, showing the United States of America. According to them, it's the "most amazing, highest resolution image of Earth ever." Blue Marble 2012 bests the 2010 edition and the original one.

 

Beautiful image...follow the link for a video of the image at a variety of scales as well as the specs and production that went into it.   There is an 8000 x 8000 pixel version as well as many lower resolution versions. 

 


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As Australia scorches, sea ice spread around Antarctica hits a record low

As Australia scorches, sea ice spread around Antarctica hits a record low | Antarctica | Scoop.it
As parts of Australia set heatwave records and the government considered building new coal-fired power stations, the vast continent to the south last wee
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Antarctica’s Sea Ice Shrinks to New Record Low

Antarctica’s Sea Ice Shrinks to New Record Low | Antarctica | Scoop.it
The latest daily figures may confirm a disturbing trend in global melting.
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Satellite Detects MASSIVE Object Under Antarctica 12/27/16

Source: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2008GC002149/full Secureteam10 is your source for reporting the best in new UFO sighting news, info o
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'Pyramid’ Discovered on Antartica! Changes Everything We Knew About History

'Pyramid’ Discovered on Antartica! Changes Everything We Knew About History | Antarctica | Scoop.it
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Obama's Secret Antarctica Trip

Massive Swastika Found Under Ancient Lake in Antarctica
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The Curious Ecosystems of Antarctica | Continent 7: Antarctica

How are the animals of Antarctica being affected by climate change? Marine ecologist Ari Friedlaender explains why it is important to study Antarctica’
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The Antarctic Ice Sheet Is Breaking Apart From the Inside, Adding to Rising Sea Levels

A huge 583-square-kilometer (225-square-mile) iceberg broke off of the Pine Island Glacier, part of the ice shelf that bounds the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. Evidence suggests that the glacier is breaking apart from the inside and, even worse, a second inland rift is forming.
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Why Do We Study Ice?

Why Do We Study Ice? | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Why Do We Study Ice? Discover why we study ice and how this research benefits Earth. We fly our DC-8 aircraft very low over Antarctica as part of Operation IceBridge – a mission that’s conductin
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An insider's analysis: How 24 countries and the EU finally agreed to protect the Ross Sea - Antarctic Oceans Alliance

An insider's analysis: How 24 countries and the EU finally agreed to protect the Ross Sea - Antarctic Oceans Alliance | Antarctica | Scoop.it
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I went into the 2016 meeting of CCAMLR[1] without any expectations of achieving very much, let alone a marine protected area designation. The past three meetings had not been good, and there had been little indication …
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Climate Change Captured in Stunning Antarctic Ice Photos

Climate Change Captured in Stunning Antarctic Ice Photos | Antarctica | Scoop.it
NASA's IceBridge missions provide visual evidence of melting ice.
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Unprecedented Arctic weather has scientists on edge | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Unprecedented Arctic weather has scientists on edge | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Sea ice on track for lowest maximum amount on record
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The hidden world under Antarctica: Researchers reveal what lies beneath the ice

The hidden world under Antarctica: Researchers reveal what lies beneath the ice | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Researchers have revealed what actually lies under the western parts of the icy continent of Antarctica. There is a hidden world under Antarctica, in a new study, researchers have shown giant 'wetlands' 800 metres beneath the Ice in western Antarctica. Thanks to the Whillans Ice Stream Subglacial Access Research Drilling (WISSARD) project financed by the…
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Elizabeth II, Queen of the South Pole

Elizabeth II, Queen of the South Pole | Antarctica | Scoop.it
To celebrate her Jubilee year, the Queen had a large chunk of Antarctica named after her; possibly upsetting the Argentinians and Chileans.
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Breathtaking Leaked Antarctica Pictures

Number 16 Picture you wont believe it is on Antarctica October 18th 2016 Source: https://wikileaks.org/podesta-emails/emailid/15503
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Massive Swastika Found Under Ancient Lake in Antarctica

A shocking Ministry of Defense report on the Russian scientific team [photo top left] that has successfully drilled 3,768 meters into the world’s larges
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Penguins jumping off cliffs - Planet Earth II: Islands Preview - BBC One

Programme website: http://bbc.in/2fBKcVo On the island of Zavodovski, chinstrap penguins face a daily commute through giant waves.
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Extreme Antarctica - British Antarctic Survey at work

In the most extreme places in the world, the most remarkable people gather scientific evidence about our changing planet. From the discovery of the hole i
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Antarctic Life: No Dogs, Few Vegetables and ‘a Little Intense’ in the Winter

Antarctic Life: No Dogs, Few Vegetables and ‘a Little Intense’ in the Winter | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Fewer than 200 people live in the Chilean outpost, which was founded in 1984, when Chile was seeking to bolster its claims in Antarctica.
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COP22 Session: Arctic change and its implications for global risk

COP22 Session: Arctic change and its implications for global risk | Antarctica | Scoop.it
  ICE-ARC and EU PolarNet are holding a joint briefing session in the European Union Pavilion at COP22 in Marrakesh this week, the session will provide up-to-date information on the regiona
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Discovering Antarctica - interactive education for schools

Discovering Antarctica - interactive education for schools | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Discovering Antarctica is an award winning interactive educational website for schools from the Royal Geographical Society and British Antarctic Survey.
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