News & information on Antarctica & the Southern Ocean

The Big Rift; Larsen C Ice Shelf and the birth of an Alpha Iceberg

Podcast episode 1 - Published 29 June, 2017 by Nicholas O'Flaherty

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We talk to one of the experts from Project MIDAS, Professor Adrian Luckman of Swansea University in Wales, about the dramatic rift growing across the Larsen C Ice Shelf in Antarctica, and the pending birth of what will be one of the largest icebergs ever recorded - an iceberg the size of Delaware!

For more information go to Project MIDAS 

Photo: John Sonntag, NASA


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