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Antarctic Iceberg on the Move
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Antarctic Iceberg on the Move

After breaking from the Brunt Ice Shelf, Iceberg A-81 and other pieces of ice drift south with the Weddell Gyre.

Published Jan 25, 2023

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Antarctica’s Brunt Ice Shelf Finally Breaks
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Antarctica’s Brunt Ice Shelf Finally Breaks

A long-watched rift has spawned an iceberg about twice the size of New York City.

Published Jan 24, 2023

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An Outpouring of Color
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An Outpouring of Color

Following a siege of atmospheric rivers, sediment billowed into the Pacific Ocean along the California coastline.

Published Jan 18, 2023

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Clear Days for Iceberg Spotting
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Clear Days for Iceberg Spotting

The summer sky was unusually cloud-free when NASA’s Aqua satellite passed over the Antarctic Peninsula.

Published Jan 10, 2023

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Thinning of the Northeast Greenland Ice Stream
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Thinning of the Northeast Greenland Ice Stream

Greenland’s largest ice stream is expected to contribute more to sea level rise than models previously indicated.

Published Jan 7, 2023

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