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The Larsen C Iceberg Is Expected to Have Company

The Larsen C Iceberg Is Expected to Have Company

  • Published: Jul 7th, 2017

In addition to the main iceberg, a swarm of smaller icebergs is expected to break off Larsen C soon.

Scientists Know How Big the Larsen C Iceberg Will Be

Scientists Know How Big the Larsen C Iceberg Will Be

  • Published: Jul 5th, 2017

New data has revealed just how big the Larsen C iceberg will be. Spoiler: it's going to be massive.

Antarctica’s Ice-Free Areas to Increase By 2100

Antarctica’s Ice-Free Areas to Increase By 2100

  • Published: Jul 4th, 2017

If emissions aren’t reduced, ice-free areas are expected to grow by as much as 17,000 square kilometers.

The Larsen C Rift is Racing to Its Conclusion

The Larsen C Rift is Racing to Its Conclusion

  • Published: Jun 28th, 2017

The soon-to-be Larsen C iceberg is pulling away from the ice shelf at an unprecedented rate.

We Couldn’t Monitor Larsen C Without These Satellites

We Couldn’t Monitor Larsen C Without These Satellites

  • Published: Jun 23rd, 2017

The Sentinel-1 satellites are crucial to watching not just the Larsen C rift but changes at both poles.

Protecting Ocean Waters Will Aid Climate Adaptation

Protecting Ocean Waters Will Aid Climate Adaptation

  • Published: Jun 5th, 2017

Protecting open ocean from industrial uses is key to addressing climate change, a new study says.

The Larsen C Iceberg Is on the Brink of Breaking Off

The Larsen C Iceberg Is on the Brink of Breaking Off

  • Published: May 31st, 2017

The crack that's been cutting into Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf is about to create a huge iceberg.

The Larsen C Ice Shelf Crack Just Sprouted a New Branch

The Larsen C Ice Shelf Crack Just Sprouted a New Branch

  • Published: May 2nd, 2017

The most-watched ice shelf in the world continues to break apart due to warm air and water.