Is Antarctica about to lose an ice shelf the size of Delaware? – Christian Science Monitor

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Dec 082016
 

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Is Antarctica about to lose an ice shelf the size of Delaware?
Christian Science Monitor
New NASA images of Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf reveal a massive and growing crack about 70 miles long, more than 300 feet wide, and more than a third of a mile deep. The shelf is expected to cleave in two, as a neighboring shelf did in 2002. Once
A crack in Antarctica is forming an iceberg the size of DelawarePopular Science
A 1000-foot-thick ice block the size of Delaware is snapping off of AntarcticaBusiness Insider
NASA eyes possibility of Delaware-sized iceberg off AntarcticaUSA TODAY
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Tesla May Double Current Size Of Fremont Factory

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Oct 102016
 

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The new master plan for Tesla’s Fremont manufacturing facility, submitted by the company to the Fremont Planning Commission, suggests that Tesla may end up doubling the size of the facility over the coming years. To be more specific, the plans show that Tesla could end up adding as much as 4.6 million square feet of new [&hellip

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Don’t let Antarctica’s size fool you. It’s melting faster than ever. – PRI

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Apr 172016
 

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Don't let Antarctica's size fool you. It's melting faster than ever.
PRI
The sheet makes up only about 10 percent of Antarctica, but it's still massive: as big as Europe, and a mile thick in some places. Most of it is relatively flat, white ice. White-outs caused by swirling snow are common, and the wind can be punishing

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California methane leak impact zone doubles in size

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Jan 212016
 

“This is bad what’s going on up there. It needs to stop and it needs to be shut down.” To stop the leak, the utility company, Southern California Gas, is drilling down 8,000 feet and using a relief well to intersect the leaking pipe and plug it up.
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Enormous cavern twice the size of Grand Canyon ‘discovered in Antarctica’ – Express.co.uk

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Jan 142016
 

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Enormous cavern twice the size of Grand Canyon 'discovered in Antarctica'
Express.co.uk
Researchers at Durham University have been analysing satellite images of Antarctica and believe that buried under the snow and ice is a previously undiscovered chasm which measures over 1,000kilometres (621miles) in length and a km in depth at points.
Vast Find Made in Unknown Region of AntarcticaNewser
The World's Largest Canyon Could Be Hiding Under the Ice of AntarcticaPopular Mechanics
World's largest canyon discovered beneath Antarctica9news.com.au
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Ozone Hole Over Antarctica Nears Record-Breaking Size Again – Live Science

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Nov 112015
 

Ozone Hole Over Antarctica Nears Record-Breaking Size Again
Live Science
The hole in the ozone layer over Antarctica is nearing record-breaking size again, scientists say. In fact, new observations show that the infamous "ozone hole" is currently larger than the entire continent of North America. Researchers at the German …

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Ozone Hole Over Antarctica Expands, Reaches Near-Record Size – International Business Times

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Oct 302015
 

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Ozone Hole Over Antarctica Expands, Reaches Near-Record Size
International Business Times
The hole in the ozone layer over the Antarctic has expanded to near-record levels, scientists from NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said Thursday. This false-color image shows ozone concentrations above Antarctica …
There's a record-breaking ozone hole over Antarctica, but experts say not to worryScienceAlert
Don't blame global warming for third-largest ozone hole over AntarcticaExaminer.com
'Don't Panic' as Antarctica Ozone Hole Swells Wider This Year, Says U.N NYC Today
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Hole in ozone layer above Antarctica reaches size of North America – The Independent

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Nov 012014
 

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Hole in ozone layer above Antarctica reaches size of North America
The Independent
The hole forms and expands over the Antarctic during the Southern Hemisphere spring between August and September. This image shows ozone concentrations above Antarctica on 11 September 2014. The depletion of the ozone layer became a cause of …
2014 Ozone Hole Over Antarctica Reached Its Largest in SeptemberScience World Report
Antarctic ozone hole similar to last yearNOAA
2014 Antarctic ozone hole holds steadyEarthSky
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Massive Iceberg Six Times The Size Of Manhattan Breaks Off Antarctica (VIDEO) – Huffington Post

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Apr 252014
 

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Massive Iceberg Six Times The Size Of Manhattan Breaks Off Antarctica (VIDEO)
Huffington Post
Known as B31, the iceberg separated from Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier last November, Brunt added. "It's one that's large enough that it warrants monitoring," Brunt said in a telephone interview, noting that U.S. government organizations including
Scientists Monitor Huge Iceberg That Broke Off From AntarcticaNBCNews.com
Iceberg 6 times the size of Manhattan breaks off of AntarcticaUSA TODAY
Giant Antarctica Iceberg Puts Nasa On AlertSky News
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Iceberg 6 times the size of Manhattan breaks off of Antarctica – USA TODAY

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Apr 242014
 

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Iceberg 6 times the size of Manhattan breaks off of Antarctica
USA TODAY
WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists are watching an iceberg bigger than the island of Guam as it slowly moves away from an Antarctic glacier. NASA scientist Kelly Brunt said it is more a wonder than a worry and is not a threat to shipping or sea level rise.
Scientists Monitor Huge Iceberg That Broke Off From AntarcticaNBCNews.com
Massive Iceberg Six Times The Size Of Manhattan Breaks Off Antarctica (VIDEO)Huffington Post
Iceberg is twice the size of AtlantaCNN
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