The iceberg about to crack off Antarctica will be a million times more voluminous than the Empire State Building

According to a new estimate, the impending iceberg could be the size of Delaware and extend more than 60 stories beneath the surface

An ever-widening rift in an Antarctic ice shelf has grown from 70 miles long back in December 2016 to 124 miles long now. That means there’s just another three miles to go before the fissure reaches the ocean.

When that happens, the ice shelf will let loose a berg extending across 2,316 square miles, according to a new estimate based on satellite radar data

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