The East Antarctic Doomsday Glaciers | Earth Under Water

First published at 00:02 UTC on July 28th, 2020.

A new study suggests that the East Antarctica Ice Sheet in the Wilkes Basin may have completely disappeared around 400,000 years ago. Currently the Wilkes Basin is only hold back by the Cook, Mertz, and the Ninnis glacier - the Cook Glacier shelf ha…

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