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Montevideo, September 20th 2018 - 02:52 UTC
Pine Island Glacier (PIG), the longest and fastest flowing glacier in the Antarctic, has spawned a huge iceberg. The block measures about 720 sq km in area - roughly eight times the size of Manhattan Island in New York. Read full article
Now that's a fairly substantial chunk of ice (for a more useful size comparison than the one provided it's slightly bigger than Anglesey).
How long before Argentina lands a rag-tag gang of rapists to claim it as part of the glorious imperial fatherland?
t is a very natural process and scientists say it should not be tied directly to the very real climate changes that are also affecting this part of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet.
The very real climate changes mmm, are you sure this is not your previous scare story of Global Warming?
Of course it is natural, the world is natural, FFS!
Eight times Manhattan island iceberg breaks off from Antarctic glacier
Anyone want a Martini???
They will probably be shouting and screaming in the UN that this further evidence that the UK is Militarizing the South Atlantic... This is not an Iceberg at all, It's a new UK Stealth aircraft carrier.....
Sham then, Argentina could not breakaway and float off ..lol
Shhh, don't give the game away about Project Habakkuk (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Project_Habakkuk).
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