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Crack in Antarctic ice sheet expected to create iceberg the size of Brisbane

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Cook, S, Crack in Antarctic ice sheet expected to create iceberg the size of Brisbane, The World Today with Eleanor Hall, ABC Radio National, Australia, 23 August (2016) [Media Interview]

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Abstract

Imagine a piece of ice the size of Brisbane. It's cracking on the edge of a massive ice sheet in Western Antarctica. An Ice shelf expert at the Antarctic Climate and Ecosystems Cooperative Research Centre Dr Sue Cook told reporter Felicity Ogilvie the ice sheet is on the Antarctic Peninsula below South America.

Item Details

Item Type:Media Interview
Keywords:ice shelves
Research Division:Earth Sciences
Research Group:Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience
Research Field:Glaciology
Objective Division:Environment
Objective Group:Climate and Climate Change
Objective Field:Effects of Climate Change and Variability on Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Environments (excl. Social Impacts)
Author:Cook, S (Dr Sue Cook)
ID Code:110971
Year Published:2016
Deposited By:CRC-Antarctic Climate & Ecosystems
Deposited On:2016-08-24
Last Modified:2016-08-25
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