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The Forming Of Antarctica's Hidden Fjords
2013-03-06 13:41:41

Antarctica's topography began changing from flat to fjord-filled starting about 34 million years ago, according to a new report from a University of Arizona-led team of geoscientists.

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2010-09-16 08:02:05

Glaciers can help actively growing mountains become higher by protecting them from erosion, according to a University of Arizona-led research team.


Word of the Day
pudic
  • Easily ashamed, having a strong sense of shame; modest; chaste.
  • Of or pertaining to the external organs of generation.
The word 'pudic' comes from French pudique, from Latin pudīcus, from pudet ("it shames"). (Wiktionary)
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