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Thursday, 27 October 2011


I was inspired by those wonderful images last night on "Frozen Planet" to take a trawl around the northern lands on Google Earth.  Above are two images from Ellesmere Island, northern Canada.

The top one is particularly impressive -- we might call it "The Big Bang" except that there probably isn't much of a bang.  But no less than seven glaciers colliding -- the forces are unimaginable.

Glaciers can do almost anything, folks!  Carrying a few pathetically small stones from West Wales to Stonehenge?  A doddle.....

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