Petermann Glacier

Cracks herald the calving of a large iceberg from Petermann Glacier

Cracks in the floating ice tongue of Petermann Glacier in the far northwest reaches of Greenland indicate the pending loss of another large iceberg.

Greenland Glacier Calves Huge Ice Island

“In the early morning hours of August 5, 2010, an ice island four times the size of Manhattan was born in northern Greenland,” said Andreas Muenchow, associate…

Greenland glacier calves island 4 times the size of Manhattan

“In the early morning hours of August 5, 2010, an ice island four times the size of Manhattan was born in northern Greenland,” said Andreas Muenchow, associate…

Greenland's Glaciers Losing Ice Faster This Year than Last

Researchers watching the loss of ice flowing out from the giant island of Greenland say that the amount of ice lost this summer is nearly three times what was…

Satellite Images Show Breakup of Two of Greenland's Largest Glaciers

They expect that part of the Northern hemisphere’s longest floating glacier will continue to disintegrate within the next year.A massive 11-square-mile…