November 5. By the New Year in Antarctica may appear huge iceberg that is comparable in size to Berlin, said the TV channel "Russia-24". In one of the largest and most mobile Antarctic glaciers — Pine Island — a crack. Its depth is 60 meters and the length — about 30 kilometers.
The researchers are looking forward to when there will be a split to start the study of the surface of Antarctica. They hope to find in the soil to bare the remains of ancient flora and fauna that existed on the continent before the great ice age.