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Greenland Ice Sheet

Credit: Ian Joughin and Science / AAAS
This small outlet glacier south of Jakobshavn Isbrae is moving ice from the interior of the ice sheet out to the ice sheet edge (top right), where the ice calves off into the ocean.
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