GLACIERS

By hunter

Facts about glaciers ;)

Glaciers are thick sheets of ice frozen solid. Millions of years ago glaciers took lots of the earth but now there are just a few places for them to form. Glaciers are also powerful ,for example it destroyed the titanic.

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Glaciers can also carve landforms like lakes or valleys. To do this the big things crash into lands and flow through rivers eroding rock. The stuff that they pick up is called glacial debris. This is a mixture that contains gravel, rocks, and sand.

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Glaciers often have caves in them. This happens when the glacial debris melts from the walls inside places where the debris falls and breaks the inside. Example below.