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Antarctica, as everyone knows, is mostly covered in ice -- mostly being the key word. Scientists have assumed that about a little less than one per cent of Antarctica's rock is ice-free. A new survey corrects this estimate, showing just how frozen this dark continent truly is.

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Antarctica, as everyone knows, is mostly covered in ice -- mostly being the key word. Scientists have assumed that about a little less than one per cent of Antarctica's rock is ice-free. A new survey corrects this estimate, showing just how frozen this dark continent truly is.