December 11, 2013

Coldest Place On Earth Is The East Antarctic Plateau

NASA satellites have identified the coldest place Earth. Welcome to a high ridge in Antarctica on the East Antarctic Plateau where temperatures can plummet to minus 133.6 F. NASA made the discovery while taking data from Landsat 8, a joint venture between NASA and the US Geological Survey. This new low is 50 degrees colder than anything ever seen in Alaska or Siberia. NASA likened it to Mars on a nice summer day in the poles. That makes me cold just thinking about it! Definitely never want to go there!

[ Read the Article: Antarctic High Ridge Gets Distinction As Coldest Place On Earth ]

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