Antarctica Photos: Ice Shelf Collapse Could Happen in Decade


September 14, 2016 · 334 views
Antarctica Photos: Ice Shelf Collapse Could Happen in Decade

A large crack in an Antarctic ice shelf has grown by 13 miles in the past six months, threatening to detach an area of ice larger than Delaware. Images of the Larsen C shelf captured by NASA’s Terra satellite show a fault line that now stretches 80 miles in length, according to a report from the U.S. space agency. A portion of the ice shelf, the continent’s fourth largest, could disconnect.

via time.com

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Holy crap!

It's the end of the world in a decade!

Cryon · 1 year ago
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