Antarctica

Giant Antarctic Iceberg is breaking away

Giant Antarctic Iceberg is breaking away

This past December, the crack grew substantially on the giant rift in Antarctica’s Larsen C Ice shelf.

By | Jan 7, 2017|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , |

Life under Sea Ice in Antarctica

Australian Antarctic Division footage from under the sea ice at O’Brien Bay, near Casey research station…

By | Dec 26, 2016|Categories: Aquatic|Tags: , |

Glow-in-the-Dark Clouds in Antarctica

Glow-in-the-Dark Clouds in Antarctica

Spectacular glow-in-the-dark Noctilucent clouds, 50 to 85 kilometers above the Earth’s surface, in frozen Antarctica.

By | Dec 5, 2016|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , |

Accelerated Ice Shelf breaking up in West Antarctica

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Accelerated ice shelf breaking up and retreat at Pine Island Glacier, West Antarctica.

By | Nov 29, 2016|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , |

Living in the Coldest Place on Earth

Living in the Coldest Place on Earth 2

Documentary on life in Antarctica.  Living in the coldest place on Earth…

By | Sep 4, 2016|Categories: Discoveries|Tags: |

Luxury campsite in Antarctica

Luxury campsite in Antarctica

Luxury campsite, tiny domed pods for sleeping and dining, in Antarctica.

By | Sep 2, 2016|Categories: Architecture|Tags: |

Two Icebergs breaking from Antarctica

Two Icebergs breaking from Antarctica

In these satellite images, two icebergs the size of Manhattan, breaking from the Antarctica‘s Nansen ice shelf.

By | Apr 15, 2016|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , |

Circulation of the Southern Ocean

Circulation of the Southern Ocean

A remarkably detailed animation of the movement of the densest and coldest water in the world around Antarctica has been produced using data generated on Australia’s most powerful supercomputer, Raijin.

By | Nov 26, 2015|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , |

Antarctica is gaining more ice than it’s losing

Antarctica is gaining more ice than it’s losing

No, global warming hasn’t been cancelled, although according to a NASA study, Antarctica is gaining more ice than it’s losing.

By | Nov 3, 2015|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , |

Ozone Hole grew in 2015

Ozone Hole grew in 2015

The ozone hole over Antarctica grew relatively large in 2015. On October 2, 2015, the hole had reached its largest single-day area for the year.

By | Oct 27, 2015|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: |


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