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Descent into the Ice - Exploring Mont Blanc's hidden glacial lakes (NOVA)
Descent into the Ice - Exploring Mont Blanc's hidden glacial lakes
NOVA
Actor: pbs
Genres: Indie & Art House, Special Interests, Television, Documentary
NR     2004     1hr 0min

Join daredevil glacionauts for a plunge into a hidden waterworld. Mont Blanc, western Europe?s highest peak, rises majestically in the Alps. But deep inside its massive glaciers lurks a hidden danger?killer lakes with the...  more »

     
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Actor: pbs
Genres: Indie & Art House, Special Interests, Television, Documentary
Sub-Genres: Indie & Art House, Nature & Wildlife, Television, Science & Technology
Studio: WGBH Boston
Format: DVD - Color,Letterboxed - Closed-captioned
DVD Release Date: 04/27/2004
Original Release Date: 01/01/2004
Theatrical Release Date: 01/01/2004
Release Year: 2004
Run Time: 1hr 0min
Screens: Color,Letterboxed
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 2
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English

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Movie Reviews

A search for lakes hidden under the glaciers
Himanshu Shangari | Jalandhar, Punjab, India | 03/26/2005
(4 out of 5 stars)

"Although beautifully made this movie will only be interesting for people who are in love with glacier stuff. A team in search of lakes hidden under the glaciers of mount blanc of Europe is depicted in this movie. A great deal of information on how do they go inside the glacier, what equipments are used, how the blockage of water is detected from top to bottom flow of water by adding colour to it and all that stuff. Watch worthy and value for money for those who are interested."