Friday, August 30, 2002

arctic shortcut to be completed in 10 years

The famed Northwest passage, the sea route connecting the Atlantic to the Pacific by going around Canada and Alaska, is tentatively scheduled to open in 10 years. Whether global warming is a natural phenomena or manmade, it is melting the ice packs and preparing a nice summer route for shipping. Imagine a short cut that saves you 4000 miles!

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