Old 17th Dec 2003, 23:51
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Prince of Darkness
Join Date: Mar 2003
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Antarctica is 98% ice, 2% barren rock. The average thickness of the ice sheet is 7,200 feet; this amounts to 90% of all the ice and 70% of all the fresh water in the world. If the ice cap were to melt, the sea level would rise by an average of 230 feet. Start building those walls....

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