Perception February 19, 2013 Kaustubh Texas is a big state. Note: I have been to more places in Germany than Texas. Image courtesy Reddit. Antarctica is bigger than Texas. Note: Someday Antarctica...someday. Image courtesy NASA. ce5c9-spcz The South Pacific Convergence Zone (SPCZ), a band of rainfall - bigger than Antarctica? Note: Unlike the Wiki article claims, the SPCZ is not part of the ITCZ. Image courtesy Jud Partin.