Piece of Antarctica twice the size of NYC may soon break off

Piece of Antarctica twice the size of NYC may soon break off
NASA
The Brunt Ice Shelf juts out into the Weddell Sea south of South America. There are two cracks that will eventually lead to the break off.

Antarctica’s going to lose a big chunk of itself. Like a Big Apple-size chunk.

Cracking in a section of the Brunt Ice Shelf will break off a 660-square-mile section from the continent,