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A tabular iceberg floats in the ocean near Antarctica.

A pirate-fighting sailor wants to lasso and tow a 125-million-ton iceberg from Antarctica to solve South Africa’s water crisis

South Africa's capital is emerging from a water crisis. One man wants to tow an Antarctic iceberg north and convert it into drinking water.
Judith Streng, left, was swept out to sea while posing on a beached iceberg in Iceland this week. On the right is a picture of Diamond Beach, where the incident happened.

A grandmother had to be rescued when the iceberg she was posing for a picture on was swept out to sea

Judith Streng of Texas was posing for a picture on a beached iceberg in Iceland this week when a wave hit and swept her out to sea.
This isn't the first time an iceberg has sloughed off Antarctica.

Antarctica is about to lose an iceberg 30 times the size of Manhattan as two cracks converge — and it could cripple a British research station

NASA is tracking two converging cracks in Antarctica's Brunt Ice Shelf. When they meet, an iceberg 30 times the size of Manhattan could float away.

An engineering firm wants to tow icebergs thousands of miles from Antarctica to quench the driest areas of the world — and it’s starting w...

A Dubai-based engineering firm wants to tow icebergs from Antarctica to Dubai in order to provide the city with a reserve of fresh drinking water. The firm is eyeing icebergs that are between 2,000 and 7,000 feet long, and weigh around 100 million tons.
The giant iceberg, seen perched behind an Innaarsuit settlement in Greenland on July 12, 2018.

A 300-foot-high iceberg is approaching Greenland, and this photo is the latest sign that Mother Nature has had it

A massive iceberg soaring nearly 300 feet into the air is threatening Innaarsuit, Greenland. Locals are used to seeing ice flows drifting in, but nothing this big and this close. Take a look.

Antarctica’s giant iceberg has been photographed in striking new detail

A break in Antarctica's cloudy winter gave two satellites a crystal-clear view of the Delaware-size iceberg that broke off the Larsen C ice shelf.

Scientists say the Delaware-size iceberg that broke off Antarctica could have happened without global warming

There's no direct evidence that rising temperatures caused iceberg A-68 to calve. But some scientists are pushing back on claims that it was a "natural" event.

A surprisingly subtle force may have broken off one of the largest icebergs ever recorded

Antarctica researchers say little puddles of water can add up to an effect that can destabilize entire ice shelves.

Antarctica’s new 1.1-trillion-ton iceberg is already breaking into enormous pieces

New satellite images of iceberg A68, which calved from Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf, shows it has already broken in two.

Antarctica’s colossal new iceberg is doomed — here’s what will happen next

Here's the story of the Larsen C ice shelf's iceberg A68, which scientists say has left "the landscape of the Antarctic Peninsula changed forever."