View Full Version : Icebergs Breaking Away from Wilkins Ice Shelf

2009-Apr-28, 11:10 PM
The latest satellite images show that icebergs have begun to break away from the northern front of the Wilkins Ice Shelf indicating that the huge shelf has become unstable. This follows the collapse three weeks ago of the ice bridge that had previously linked the Antarctic mainland to Charcot Island. On April 24, [...]

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