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Fraser
2011-Jul-26, 07:00 PM
Taken by NASA astronaut and Expedition 27 flight *engineer Ron Garan, this image shows the Petermann Ice Island (PII-A) currently adrift off the coast of Labrador. The island is a chunk of ice that broke off the Petermann Glacier in Greenland in August of 2010 and has been moving slowly southward ever since. It is [...]

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