TITLE

Glaciology: Anatomy of an ice shelf's demise

PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Nature;11/28/2013, Vol. 503 Issue 7477, p441
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a study by researcher Alison Banwell and coworkers in the "Journal of Geophysical Research" in 2013, according to which the drainage of a lake on the surface of Antarctic glaciers produced fractures on its ice surface, which prevented the collapse of the Larsen B ice shelf.
ACCESSION #
92660276

 

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