NASA snaps worrying images of new crack in large Greenland glacier

One of Greenland’s biggest glaciers could be in trouble. A Netherlands university professor noted a chasm in satellite images, and NASA’s Operation IceBridge recently went over to check it out and captured photographs that don’t look good. Scientists say the crack is in an unusual place, and aren’t sure what caused it.

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The chasm is near another rift, and if the two intersect, a chunk could break off.

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