One of the biggest icebergs in history has snapped off the West Antarctic ice shelf, according to scientists who have been monitoring a growing crack for months. Satellite images confirmed that the trillion-tonne iceberg had broken away and was adrift at sea. “The calving occurred sometime between Monday, July 10 and Wednesday, July 12, when a…
The post Trillion-tonne Iceberg the Size of Delaware Breaks off Antarctica in Historic Warming Event appeared first on Towleroad.
via Towleroad Gay News http://ift.tt/2sQgrSN