Researchers found that the Danger Islands have more than 1,500,000 Adélie penguins, more than the rest of the entire Antarctic Peninsula region combined.
The levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, since the Industrial Revolution, have been climbing to huge levels. Humans are responsible for giant growth of
The Operational Land Imager (OLI) on Landsat 8 captured rare natural-color images of South Georgia Island, where several glaciers are in retreat.
The Larsen Ice Shelf is situated along the northeastern coast of the Antarctic Peninsula, one of the fastest-warming places on the planet.
The Halley VI research station is dragged 14 miles to avoid a dangerous giant crack in the ice.
Russia is building a giant nuclear-powered ice-breaker to control the Arctic Sea Route.
British Antarctic Survey is moving its Halley VI Research Station 23 km across the Brunt Ice Shelf, to be safe from an encroaching fissure in
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
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