Photos: The World's Farthest North Spring

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Amazing Far North Find

Credit: Steve Grasby
A fast-flowing spring gushes year-round on Canada's Ellesmere Island, Canadian researchers recently discovered. The freshwater spring is the world's farthest…Read More »

north perennial spring ever discovered. The deep gash carved in a hillside by the spring resembles gullies on Mars, the scientists said.   Less «
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