James Cook is known as the first person to navigate Antarctica. Many reasons cause people to become fascinated by the vast expanse of Antarctica. With the use of advanced technology, we now have the ability to map out the area’s icy terrain. However, nothing could have prepared anyone for the secret that was revealed when scientists scanned below the Antarctic ice. Given that Antarctica is known as being a mysterious continent, it isn’t hard to believe that there are secrets left untold. However, one has just been revealed, and it’s incredible!
A researcher was going through data that had been collected from well-below the ice of Antarctica. Once these measurements were placed with the corresponding details, this data revealed a startling discovery. It painted a terrible picture for what is going on with climate change.
A Mysterious Continent
Antarctica is two times bigger than the size of Australia. Due to this, it probably doesn’t come as a surprise that it’s known as being the continent of secrets. The vast size of this continent means that there are so many secrets consuming the land.