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I’m still working on a collection that I made in 2006 that took me less than five minutes to collect, in a moraine in Antarctica.
Materials I found in the moraine later showed that it’s been collecting dust for at least 700,000 years.
We now put on the rope again, and so crossed the easy glacier which led down to the moraine on which I had been two months before.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
Ultimately I struggled across the glacier, bearing various burdens, to meet them as they came down on a parallel moraine.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
I camped, at about 19,500 feet, on the moraine-covered glacier opposite the junction of the northerly branch from Pks.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
A terminal moraine, a mile and a half in depth, separates it from the sea.
OVER THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS TO ALASKACHARLES WARREN STODDARD
Toward evening I clambered down to the cottage by Moraine Lake.
BIRDS OF THE ROCKIESLEANDER SYLVESTER KEYSER
I said I had told them so, of course, and then we got on the lower glacier and on an accursed moraine.
A TRAMP'S NOTEBOOKMORLEY ROBERTS
The pebbles and boulders too heavy to be washed away remained behind to form the moraine.
The evidence for this is found in the presence of a continuous, terminal moraine, at or just in advance of the present ice-front.

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