Part of the Ross Ice Shelf, which stabilizes the West Antarctic ice sheet, is melting 10 times faster than the average ice shelf, researchers warn.
A huge, trillion-ton iceberg about the size of Delaware broke free from Antarctica’s Larsen C Ice Shelf in July 2017. As
A crack in the Larsen C ice shelf grew nearly 14 miles since March.
(Reuters) - Part of East Antarctica is more vulnerable than expected to a thaw that could trigger an unstoppable slide of ice into the ocean and raise world sea levels for thousands of years, a study showed on Sunday.