News tagged with iceberg

Image: Columbia Glacier

The Copernicus Sentinel-2B satellite takes us over Alaska's Columbia Glacier, one of the most rapidly changing glaciers in the world.

dateMay 11, 2018 in Earth Sciences
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Image: Under the midnight sun

In September 2017, a new iceberg calved from Pine Island Glacier—one of the main outlets where the West Antarctic Ice Sheet flows into the ocean. Just weeks later, the berg named B-44 shattered into more than 20 fragments. ...

dateJan 03, 2018 in Earth Sciences
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Image: The bluest of ice

Acquired on November 29 by Operation IceBridge during a flight to Victoria Land, this image shows an iceberg floating in Antarctica's McMurdo Sound. The part of the iceberg below water appears bluest primarily due to blue ...

dateDec 20, 2017 in Earth Sciences
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