The BAS new US$284 million polar research ship, after an online poll to name it, in now called “RRS Boaty McBoatface.”
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A £200 million research ship, a huge floating laboratory, will explore the oceans and climate of the Arctic and Antarctic.
The Polar research ship RRS Sir David Attenborough just achieved two important milestones at Cammell Laird’s shipyard and came a step closer to going into
An expedition to find Ernest Shackleton’s lost ship in Antarctica, set for next year.
Polar Star it’s not the largest or most powerful ice breaker (like Russia’s nuclear-powered NS Yamal), but with its 75,000 horsepower can crush a two
This video showing the nuclear icebreaker Yamal was shot in the Arctic Ocean in March 2018.
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
A team of researchers drifted for five months in 2015, with polar ice and their ship tethered to an ice floe. Watch the video…
The Antarctic ozone hole has stabilized but has not begun to recover, twenty years after Montreal Protocol limited emissions of ozone-destroying chemicals.