Iceberg As Big As New York City Cracks In Antarctica

A massive iceberg has broken away from Antarctica. Aerial footage shows an enormous crack in the Brunt Ice Shelf, which is a floating protrusion of glaciers in the Weddell Sea.

Scientists from the British Antarctic Survey, which has a base on the shelf, say they first noticed cracks forming about 10 years ago. It has been monitoring the situation closely expecting a big break.

Inside Edition Digital’s Mara Montalbano has more. Watch the full video below.

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