Brunt Ice Shelf – Halley VI base
relocation (and not manned during
last winter season)
At the time of the calving of Larsen C, in July 2017
BBC News released an interview with Professor Helen
Fricker from the Scripps Institute of Oceanography.
Listen to it here:
It provides a good introduction to the significance of
the cryosphere to other parts of the world, and the
reasons why ice breaks off.
• Ice Flows Game:
The cryosphere is a term used to describe those components of the Earth system that contain a substantial fraction
of water in its frozen state, and the areas where they are found.
• Spotify playlist of Icy songs
• Animation of ice shelf movement:
• How big is Larsen ‘C’ ice shelf? German interactive
Using Earth NullSchool to explore the
• Discovering Antarctica