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Brunt Ice Shelf

Brunt Ice Shelf
Brunt Ice Shelf

The Brunt Ice Shelf borders the Antarctic coast of Coats Land between Dawson-Lambton Glacier and Stancomb-Wills Glacier Tongue. It was named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee after David Brunt, British meteorologist, Physical Secretary of the Royal Society, 1948–57, who was responsible for the initiation of the Royal Society Expedition to this ice shelf in 1955.

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Iceberg breaks in Antarctica

A huge iceberg broke off from the Brunt Ice Shelf in Antarctica, aerial video released on Friday (February 26) showed, almost 10..

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