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Encyclopedic entry antarctica is a unique continent in that it does not have a native population. The reference elevation model of antarctica (rema) is a high resolution, overview the full continent of antarctica is available as three strips sized at. Today the continent of antarctica sits over the south pole – frozen, icecovered and remote – and yet what happens on this continent affects the whole earth.
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