Photos: Diving Beneath Antarctica’s Ross Ice Shelf – Live Science

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Oct 292017
 

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Photos: Diving Beneath Antarctica's Ross Ice Shelf
Live Science
A team of scientists from Finland and New Zealand have arrived at McMurdo Sound in Antarctica to begin a six-week expedition diving beneath the Ross Ice Shelf. The expedition aims to study how climate change has affected the rare ecosystems on the …

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New satellite images of Iceberg A68 at Antarctica’s Larsen C shelf … – Business Insider

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Aug 042017
 

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New satellite images of Iceberg A68 at Antarctica's Larsen C shelf …
Business Insider
A break in Antarctica's cloudy winter gave two satellites a crystal-clear view of the Delaware-size iceberg that broke off the Larsen C ice shelf.
Antarctica's newest iceberg may destabilize the entire ice shelf …Inhabitat
More cracks appear in Antarctic ice shelf after huge iceberg broke offYahoo News UK

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More ice is about to break off of Antarctica’s Larsen C ice shelf … – Business Insider

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Jul 262017
 

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More ice is about to break off of Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf …
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The giant crack that's been racing across Antarctica Larsen C ice shelf finally met its breaking point between July 10 and 12. The result was an iceberg the size …

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Trillion-Ton Larsen C Iceberg Breaks Off Antarctic Ice Shelf

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Jul 132017
 

trillion-ton Larsen C Iceberg has broken off

trillion-ton Larsen C Iceberg has broken offThe biggest iceberg in recorded history has broken off of Antarctica’s Larsen C ice shelf, sending a trillion tons of ice into shipping lanes. If only somebody could tow this Larsen C iceberg to California, it would go a long way toward solving the Southwest’s water shortages

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Antarctica Is About to Lose an Ice Shelf the Size of Delaware – Pacific Standard

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Jun 062017
 

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Antarctica Is About to Lose an Ice Shelf the Size of Delaware
Pacific Standard
Last month, scientists with the Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI) released a study that shows how pulses of warm water are surging closer and closer to Antarctica and will soon undermine the Filchner-Ronne Ice Shelf, the second-largest one on the continent.

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Massive crack in Antarctica ice shelf grows 11 miles in only 6 days – USA TODAY

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Jun 042017
 

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Massive crack in Antarctica ice shelf grows 11 miles in only 6 days
USA TODAY
A massive crack in an Antarctic ice shelf grew by 11 miles in the past six days as one of the world's biggest icebergs ever is poised to break off. The crack in the Larsen C ice shelf is now about 120 miles long, and only eight miles remain until the
Large ice sheet 'very close' to breaking away from AntarcticaCNN
Delaware-sized iceberg on verge of split from Antarctic shelfTelegraph.co.uk
Larsen C: What will happen when the huge Antarctic ice shelf cracks?ABC Online
Stuff.co.nz –Washington Post –Project MIDAS
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Video: Antarctica’s Cracking Larsen C Ice Shelf – CleanTechnica

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Feb 282017
 

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Video: Antarctica's Cracking Larsen C Ice Shelf
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As we've covered news of the growing crack in Antarctica's Larsen C Ice Shelf a number of times in recent months, it seems worth providing an update here. While the enormous (probably more than 5,000 km²) soon-to-be iceberg has yet to actually calve, …
Local weather impacts melting of Antarctica's glaciersenvironmentalresearchweb
Antarctic Glacier Crack Is Getting Bigger, About To Bid Adieu To AntarcticaThe Missouri Injury Blog (blog)
Huge Antarctic glacier lost another chunk of ice — and we know because of NASAThe Keene Sentinel

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Watch the ever-growing rift in Antarctica’s fourth biggest ice shelf – Grist

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Feb 222017
 

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Watch the ever-growing rift in Antarctica's fourth biggest ice shelf
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It's summer in Antarctica, which has scientists scurrying around the seventh continent carrying out various research experiments. That includes monitoring the massive crack that has spread across the Larsen C ice shelf, located on the Antarctic Peninsula.
Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf: The latest climate change wake-up callMinneapolis Star Tribune
Antarctica Is Undergoing An Extraordinary MeltHuffington Post
Startling aerial video reveals gaping crack in Antarctica's Larsen C Ice ShelfMashable
Scientific American –MercoPress –CleanTechnica
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Antarctica’s Larsen C ice shelf: The latest climate change wake-up … – Minneapolis Star Tribune

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Feb 212017
 

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Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf: The latest climate change wake-up …
Minneapolis Star Tribune
I am reminded of my expedition there — and of the repercussions that the loss of ice shelves will have around the world in the form of rising seas and …
Giant crack in Antarctic ice shelf spotlights advances in glaciology …Nature.com
Towards Breaking Point – Millennium PostMillennium Post

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Behold the collapsing beauty of Antarctica’s Larsen Ice Shelf – CBS News

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Feb 092017
 

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Behold the collapsing beauty of Antarctica's Larsen Ice Shelf
CBS News
An expansive new image shows the changes in Antarctica's Larsen Ice Shelf since the mid-1980s. The story is one of retreat, and the ice continues to crumble. A growing crack in a portion of the ice shelf called Larsen C is poised to free an iceberg the
Rift in Antarctica Growing Rapidly, Could Lead to Massive IcebergR & D Magazine
Half the size of Jamaica! Massive iceberg is about to break away …Catholic Online
Antarctica's Larsen C Ice Shelf Crack, Close to Breaking Off, Grows 17 More Miles, Scientists SayWunderground.com (blog)
Liberation –IFLScience –PBS NewsHour
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