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A small island is revealed as an ice bridge collapses on March 14 near Palmer Station Island Time
Science / Ice and Snow
Thursday March 27, 2014

The ongoing retreat of a glacier off the Antarctic Peninsula has unveiled a new island. Personnel at Palmer Station on Anvers Island witnessed the collapse of the last wall of ice that had connected the nearby spit of land from the rest of the Marr Ice Piedmont on March 14 in the latest sign of climate change.
Two years after a rift was spotted in the Pine Island Glacier Ice Shelf, an iceberg reportedly the size of Singapore is heading out to sea. Floating Away
Science / Ice and Snow
Friday November 15, 2013

Two years after a rift was spotted in the Pine Island Glacier Ice Shelf, an iceberg reportedly the size of Singapore has completely detached from Antarctica and is slowly heading out to sea.

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