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Climate Scientists Swimming Under the Arctic Ice — Stunning [VIDEO]

Amazing, isn’t it? Stunning. Beautiful. & make sure to watch to the end to see some truly amazing creatures.

Here’s what our favorite climate denial de-crocker, Peter Sinclair, has to say about the research going on in these extremely cold and stunningly beautiful areas:

Stranger and more delicate than any computer generated imagery – this short teaser film documents the efforts of polar explorers in a world that is both hypnotically beautiful and brutally lethal.

The expedition was aimed at exploring the world under the ice, measuring ice thickness in critical areas, as well as documenting the physiological effects of the environment on divers.  The documentary will be aired in the US by National Geographic sometime in 2011.

Real scientists pushing the envelope in an unknown environment – to bring us real information about the universe we live in. What a concept.  Try to imagine Lord Monckton or Glenn Beck suiting up for this.

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One comment
  1. Peter Oppenheimer

    I would recommend as well the film : “Encounters and the End of the World” by Werner Herzog. In addition to stunning photography under the antarctic ice sheets, this film spans both the lives and dreams of the scientists in Antarctica as well as a profound look at our fragile existence on this planet.

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