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Antarctica: A Flying Tour of the Frozen Continent

Narrated tour of Antarctica through the eyes of RADARSAT. Completed and accepted for the SIGGRAPH 2001 Computer Animation Festival.
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Narrated Animation flying over the Frozen Continent of Antarctica    Narrated Animation flying over the Frozen Continent of Antarctica
Duration: 5.0 minutes
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RADARSAT data of Antarctica from the Antarctic Mapping Mission    RADARSAT data of Antarctica from the Antarctic Mapping Mission

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Animation Number:2175
Animators:Alex Kekesi (GST) (Lead)
 Marte Newcombe (GST)
 Chris Meaney (HTSI)
Scientist:Ken Jezek (Ohio State University)
Platforms/Sensors/Data Sets:NOAA/AVHRR None
Data Collected:1997/09/26-1997/11/04
Video:SVS2001-0018 *
Goddard TV Tape:G1999-080
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio. Additional credit goes to Canadian Space Agency, RADARSAT International Inc.
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Shown at the SIGGRAPH Computer Animation Festival August 12-17 2001 in Los Angeles California.

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