Ice and radar | The Secret Life of Ice

Dr Gabrielle Walker investigates the ground-breaking discovery that ice is transparent to radar, which has allowed us to reveal how deep ice is in Antarctica .

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 4'22''
  • Broadcast year: 2011
Curriculum Connection
  • Geography | Glacial landscapes | Glacial landforms | Ice

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: The Secret Life of Ice