W. BACON / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY W. BACON / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Aerial view of part of the Trans-Alaskan Oil Pipeline. The pipeline runs from Prudhoe Bay on the north coast to Valdez on the southern coast, a distance of 1,284km. The pipeline is 1.21m in diameter, and can transport 2 million barrels (318 million litres) of crude oil per day. In this view, the pipeline passes across the Alaskan Arctic tundra.
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