The Bleeding Glacier of Antarctica: A 15-Minute Strange But True Tale by Jeannie Meekins
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Strange But True Tales.
Approx. 2,020 words.
Published on March 22, 2013 by
McMurdo Dry Valleys in Antarctica is one of the world’s cruelest deserts. Not all deserts are hot, dry places full of sand. In the Dry Valleys are a number of ice covered lakes. Some are saltwater. Some are freshwater. Each is different in its composition. Glaciers border the valleys. It is here, in Taylor Valley, that one of the strangest features on Earth has been discovered–a bleeding glacier!