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Brunt Ice Shelf

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Brunt Ice Shelf About to Calve | All Space Considered at Griffith Observatory | April 2019

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Crack in the Brunt Ice Shelf - Drone Footage

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The Brunt Ice Shelf in Antarctica, seen from space

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Massive ice shelf break forces Antarctic researchers to evacuate

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Iceberg Twice The Size Of NYC To Break Away From Antarctica

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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