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New atlas shows canyons, lakes and mountains locked under the polar ice
25th September, 2014
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Most atlases don’t bother much with the polar regions. A simple outline of the frozen landmass coloured a nice shade of white usually does the trick.

But the new edition of the Times Comprehensive Atlas of the World has decided to be a little more… well, comprehensive.

All that whiteness has been filled in with those little geographical features we’re so used to seeing on other continents. Canyons, mountains, and even ice-locked lakes have been added.

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