Monstrous iceberg seen breaking off Greenland glacier

The calving front of the Helheim

Researchers also managed to capture on camera a video that shows the noticeable violence and speed of the ice breaking event that is now ongoing.

The event plays out over 30 minutes, though the video has been condensed to around 90 seconds and shows a front-on angle of the glacier's edge, followed by a perspective further down the fjord.

This is what it looks like when an iceberg calves from a glacier. "By capturing how it unfolds, we can see, first-hand, its breath-taking significance".

The resulting iceberg, broken off from Greenland's Helheim Glacier, would stretch from lower Manhattan up to Midtown in New York City.

"Global sea level rise is undeniable and consistent", said the leader of the research group David Holland in a statement.

The video shows a wide and flat iceberg split and moves away from the glacier.

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Researchers from NYUAD, who are in Greenland to research the effects of climate change, captured footage of a large block of ice breaking off from the Thwaites Glacier and the effects of the movement on the sea level and surrounding ice (above).

Scientists argue that this phenomenon not only lovely, but also causes an increase in water level in the sea.

A 2017 estimate suggested that a collapse of the entire the Western Antarctic Ice Sheet would result in a 10-foot-rise in sea level - enough to overwhelm coastal areas around the globe, including New York City. Hopefully, it will help researchers further understand the causes of sea-level rise around the world. "It raises sea level, and it does it very abruptly".

He adds that the more they understand what is happening means that they can create a more accurate simulation to predict and plan for climate change. Apart from the large chunk thin and tall icebergs known as pinnacle bergs also drift out to sea.

The research team is now studying the forces behind sea-level rise-a development that has concerned scientists in recent decades because it points to the possibility of global disruptions due to climate change-under a grant from the National Science Foundation.

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