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All Cracked Up from the Heat? Major hunk of an Antarctic ice shelf shatters and drifts away

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1:06pm, March 27, 2002

A Rhode Island-size section of an Antarctic ice shelf splintered into thousands of icebergs in a mere 5-week period during the area's warmest summer on record.

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