Successive radar images captured by the Copernicus Sentinel-1A satellite during December 2014 – March 2016, created this spectacular map, showing how fast the ice flows on the Antarctic Peninsula.
The BAS new US$284 million polar research ship, after an online poll to name it, in now called “RRS Boaty McBoatface.”
For researchers at NOAA’s South Pole Atmospheric Baseline Observatory, Sunday March 20 marks the start of the austral autumn, the last time they see the sun for six months.
Scientists have taken rare video footage of an eruption of the Big Ben volcano on remote sub-Antarctic Heard Island…
The book ‘Endurance: Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage’ in the Antarctic, is one of the most emotional – breathtaking real adventures I ever read! Each photograph of the expedition is a testament to Shackleton’s ability to lead and will to survive…
World’s largest Canyon discovered beneath the Antarctic ice sheet, located in Princess Elizabeth Land.
The IceCube Neutrino Observatory near the South Pole, in Antarctica, has begun to detect neutrinos, nearly invisible particles of very high energy.
This visualization from the Lab’s MPAS-Ocean Model, shows in high-resolution the ocean currents and eddies in a global ocean simulation with the Antarctic in the center.
Watch the footage from the Ross Ice Shelf area, with creatures on the Antarctic seabed, seen for the first time. Take a look at the video…
Beautiful images of icebergs and ice from the Antarctic continent, a land mass covered with ice up to 4 km thick. Ghostly iceberg near Bandits hut (Photo: Nichol H)