Spreading crack in Antarctic might create huge iceberg - domain-B

A huge crack in the Antarctic was spreading that could create one of the biggest icebergs ever seen. The rift in the Larsen C Ice Shelf had grown a further six miles since 1 January. If it increased another 12 miles it would create an iceberg a quarter ...

Larson C fracturing: Only 12 miles connect massive ice shelf to Antarctic - Christian Science Monitor

The giant rift in the Larsen C ice shelf has advanced more than 6 miles since January 1st, the MIDAS project announced on Friday. Monitor's Best: Top 5. Trump's inauguration speech: tough and strikingly different · On Inauguration Day, Washington ...

Massive Antarctic crack grown by another six miles - AOL Travel UK

An aerial video released by the British Antarctic Survey (BAS) has shown the true extent of a giant crack extending across Antarctica's Brunt Ice Shelf. SEE ALSO: 'Man-made pyramids' discovered on Antarctica SEE ALSO: Antarctica's mysterious 'Ghost ...

Antarctic ice crack continues to grow and spread - Science Recorder

Antarctic Ice Crack A gigantic crack in the West Antarctic ice shelf continues to grow, threatening to create one of the largest icebergs ever recorded. Credit: John Sonntag/NASA. 190. SHARES. ShareTweetRedditSubscribe. StumbleuponGoogleMail. Sign up ...

Massive Antarctic ice shelf ready to break apart - Livemint

The Nasa photo shows what scientists on Nasa's IceBridge mission photographed in a view of a massive rift in the Antarctic Peninsula's Larsen C ice shelf on 10 November 2016. Photo: AFP/Nasa. Paris: A chunk of ice half the size of Jamaica which is ...

Massive Antarctic ice shelf at brink of breaking apart - India Today

London, Jan 21 (PTI) A massive chunk of ice in Antarctica is on the brink of breaking off and is now hanging on to the parent ice shelf by a thin thread just 20 kilometres long, say scientists who found a rift that has grown by another 10 kilometres ...

Huge crack in Antarctic ice shelf grows by 6 more miles - 11alive.com

A crack in an ice shelf in Antarctica grew by six miles in the past few weeks, British scientists say, and now measures more than 100 miles long. Once the crack is complete, a giant iceberg larger than Rhode Island will break or "calve" off of Antarctica.

The huge crack in this Antarctic ice shelf just grew by another 6 miles - Yahoo News

A crack more than 100 miles long in one of Antarctica's largest ice shelves grew another 6 miles in a little more than two weeks this month, British scientists reported Thursday. That's on top of an 11-mile growth that occurred in the second two weeks ...

Antarctic ice shelf rift grows as massive chunk tries to break free - SlashGear

The UK-based Antarctic research project MIDAS has issued an update about the Larsen C ice shelf rift, saying it grew by 10 kilometers (6.21 miles) over the course of January. The expansion was determined using the European Space Agency's Sentinel-1 ...

One of the largest icebergs ever recorded is about to break off Antarctica (for real this time) - Yahoo News

Just 6.4 miles of ice are holding an iceberg the size of Delaware onto the floating Larsen C Ice Shelf in Antarctica, and scientists warn it could cleave off the ice-bound continent at any time. Researchers who closely monitor the crack cutting across ...

Huge Antarctic crack may create one of the biggest icebergs ever seen as rift continues to grow - Mirror.co.uk

A huge crack in the Antarctic continues to spread....and may create one of the biggest icebergs ever seen. The rift in the Larsen C Ice Shelf has grown a further six miles since January 1. Another 12 miles and it will create an iceberg one-quarter the ...

Massive Antarctic iceberg a quarter of the size of Wales set to emerge - Yahoo News UK

A giant iceberg that is a quarter of the size of Wales looks set to emerge after a crack in an Antarctic ice shelf continued to spread. The fissure in the Larsen C Ice Shelf has grown a further 10km since January 1, say researchers, and now extends for ...

Larsen C Ice Crack Grows Another 10 Kilometers since Jan. 1 - Chronicle Day

We are getting closer to the point of witnessing the creation of one of the largest icebergs ever. By Peter Nolla -. January 20, 2017. 0. 15. Share on Facebook · Tweet on Twitter. Only 20 kilometers is left for the crack on the ice shelf Larsen C, on ...

So, That Delaware-Sized Iceberg Is Even Closer To Breaking Off Antarctica - Huffington Post

Earlier this month, researchers warned a 2,000-square-mile chunk of ice was perilously close to breaking away from Antarctica after a major crack in the Larsen C ice shelf grew more than 10 miles in December. Now, that crack has grown even bigger, ...

Antarctic Ice Crack Continues to Grow - I4U News

A pretty large faultline in the Antarctic ice shelf increased in length by many miles recently. A rift that is more than a 100 miles in length grew by another 6 miles in the preceding two weeks in the Antarctic continent. This supplements another 11 ...

Teacher returns from journey to Antarctica - Elbert County News

Englewood resident Maggie Kane piled up frequent flier miles late last year as she traveled from Colorado to southern Chile to take part in Operation Icebridge, where she served as a member of the crew flying over Antarctica as part of the NASA mission ...

Antarctic's giant Larsen ice crack continues to open up further - Publicist Report - Market Research News by Market.Biz (press release)

The giant ice crack in the Antarctic has continued to spread. The crack in the Larsen C Ice Shelf has grown a further 10km since 1 January. Antarctic's giant Larsen ice crack continues to open up further. If the ice crack continues to grow just 20km ...

Antarctic ice shelf rift forces UK scientists to leave - Hindustan Times

The British Antarctic Society is recalling scientists from its Halley VI polar research base in March after a fissure developed in the ice sheet.The decision was taken after a huge crack appeared in the Brunt Ice Shelf, just 10 miles away from the ...

Scientists watch growing Antarctic crack but aren't alarmed - Pattaya Mail

Washington (AP) – Scientists are watching, but not alarmed by, a growing crack at the edge of a key floating ice shelf in Antarctica. New images show the long-watched rift in the Larsen C ice shelf grew 11 miles (18 kilometers) in the last few weeks ...

Larsen ice crack continues to open up - BBC News

The crack that looks set to spawn a giant iceberg in the Antarctic has continued to spread. The rift in the Larsen C Ice Shelf has grown a further 10km since 1 January. If the fissure propagates just 20km more, it will free a tabular berg one-quarter ...