Y11 Wilkins Ice Sheet Collapse in Antarctica

This week scientists reported on the collapse of part of the Wilkins Ice sheet in the Antarctic.  The people at Ogle Earth have come up with some overlays that can be opened in Google earth showing the disintegration.  Click on the icon below to open up the overlays.

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This is a news cast on the event and the implications

A guardian article here with a good video

 http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2008/mar/26/poles.antarctica

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