Larsen Ice Shelf
The iceberg has been close to breaking off for a few months.
The first feeling is a chilling awe, as you watch the British Antarctic Survey’s aerial footage of the great crack that is
An island of ice the size of Delaware is perilously close to breaking away.
Video shows a massive crack that may soon cause a major ice shelf to collapse.
“This event will fundamentally change the landscape of the Antarctic Peninsula.”
The event could trigger the eventual collapse of a major ice sheet that spans some 21,000 square miles.