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Scientists find 91 volcanoes under Antarctic ice

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The largest volcanic region on Earth has been found thousands of meters below the surface of the ice sheet covering Antarctica.

Scientists find what they think is largest volcanic region on Earth hidden in Antarctica after student's idea

The Independent

Scientists believe they have found the largest volcanic region on Earth - under the ice of Antarctica. A remote survey discovered 91 volcanoes ranging in height from 100m to 3,850m in a massive region known as the West Antarctic Rift…

Edinburgh researchers discover 91 volcanoes in Antarctica

The Scotsman

Scientists believe they have found the largest volcanic region on earth - under the ice of Antarctica.

Scientists uncover 91 volcanoes under Antarctic ice sheet

NZ Herald / World

A team of scientists unearthed a volcanic region previously hidden under ice sheets, with the geologist who led the team warning of destabilising consequences.Edinburgh University researchers uncovered almost 100 volcanoes - with...

Volcano range discovered underneath Antarctica

Stuff.co.nz

The largest volcano range on earth has been discovered, two kilometres below the surface of Antarctica.

Scientists uncover 91 volcanoes under Antarctica ice

Edinburgh University scientists have discovered almost 100 volcanoes sitting under ice sheets in west Antarctica, with researchers fearing crucial consequences for sea levels.

Antarctica is home to considerably more volcanoes than previously thought

The Verge

Antarctica’s ice sheet hides a massive system of volcanoes, one that is comparable to volcanic regions in East Africa and western North America, according to a new study, which found 91 previously undiscovered volcanoes, some over 12,600…

Almost 100 volcanoes discovered under Antarctica ice sheets

Livemint.com

Researchers say west Antarctica could be a hotspot for active volcanoes in coming years, as significant warming in the region caused by climate change has begun to affect ice sheets. Photo: AFP. London: Scientists have uncovered the…

Volcanoes found under Antarctic ice

www.radionz.co.nz

Scientists believe they have found the largest volcanic region on earth - under the ice of Antarctica. Esperanza Base in Antarctica. Researchers say ice melt could have "profound impacts" for volcanic activity in the newly discovered…

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