Antarctica’s Larsen C Ice Shelf Rift Grew 17 Kilometers In Last Few Days, Only A 13 Km Tether Left

The rift in Antarctica’s Larsen C ice shelf grew by around 17 kilometers over just the last week, leaving only a 13 kilometer tether keeping the enormous soon-to-be-iceberg from being set loose, according to researchers with the UK’s Project Midas

Antarctica’s Larsen C Ice Shelf Rift Grew 17 Kilometers In Last Few Days, Only A 13 Km Tether Left was originally published on CleanTechnica.

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