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Massive ‘Grand Canyon’ Found Hidden Beneath Greenland’s Ice
universetoday.com ^ | August 29, 2013 | Nancy Atkinson on

Posted on 08/29/2013 1:07:21 PM PDT by BenLurkin

The canyon, found by airborne radar data, has the same characteristics of a winding river channel like the Grand Canyon in Arizona. It is at least 750 kilometers (460 miles) long, making it longer than the Grand Canyon. In some places, it is as deep as 800 meters (2,600 feet), on scale parts of the Grand Canyon. This immense feature is thought to predate the ice sheet that has covered Greenland for the last few million years.

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TOPICS: Science
KEYWORDS: canyon; found; globalcooling; globalwarming; grand; greenland; hidden; ice; massive

1 posted on 08/29/2013 1:07:21 PM PDT by BenLurkin
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To: BenLurkin

Let’s drill for oil THERE! Drill, baby, drill!


2 posted on 08/29/2013 1:13:52 PM PDT by 2harddrive
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To: 2harddrive

Evil Koch Bros. enroute to frack it now!


3 posted on 08/29/2013 1:15:39 PM PDT by TurboZamboni (Marx smelled bad & lived with his parents most his life.)
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To: 2harddrive

When I look at wonders of nature such as this I get feelings of awe and insignificance. Two words: strip mine.


4 posted on 08/29/2013 1:17:36 PM PDT by Billthedrill
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To: Billthedrill

With a great big dragline and a great big bucket...


5 posted on 08/29/2013 1:19:06 PM PDT by Eric in the Ozarks ("Say Not the Struggle Naught Availeth.")
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To: SunkenCiv

ping


6 posted on 08/29/2013 1:25:37 PM PDT by colorado tanker
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To: BenLurkin

Cool animation at the link.


7 posted on 08/29/2013 1:27:35 PM PDT by colorado tanker
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To: 2harddrive; BenLurkin
Nothing down there but shoggoths, as Lovecraft fans well know. :)
8 posted on 08/29/2013 1:28:01 PM PDT by Mr. Jeeves (CTRL-GALT-DELETE)
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To: BenLurkin

How long before someone starts to charge admission and post rules?


9 posted on 08/29/2013 1:53:27 PM PDT by Standing Wolf (No tyrant should ever be allowed to die of natural causes.)
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To: Mr. Jeeves

Looks like Big Foot country maybe they find some of Moochelle’s relatives.


10 posted on 08/29/2013 1:58:29 PM PDT by MrKatykelly
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To: BenLurkin

Stunning.


11 posted on 08/29/2013 2:29:23 PM PDT by MestaMachine (My caps work, You gotta earn them.)
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To: BenLurkin

Wow.


12 posted on 08/29/2013 3:14:34 PM PDT by SueRae (It isn't over. In God We Trust.)
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