Home > Interesting Pics > One Very Big Hole

One Very Big Hole

May 4th, 2008. By Dave Oei. 3,817 views.
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 vote(s). Avg: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading ... Loading ...

This comes courtesy of Woods Hole. A few weeks ago I wrote about the discovery of a plumbing system in Greenland’s ice sheets which allows meltwater to drain to the ground, kilometers below, facilitating the movement of ice toward the ocean. Well, here’s a picture of one such fracture after one such draining incident. Enjoy.

Source: Woods Hole

Interesting Pics

  1. No comments yet.
  1. No trackbacks yet.
You must be logged in to post a comment.

Switch to our mobile site