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Mar 17, 2014 01:30 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Moss frozen on an Antarctic island for more than 1,500 years was brought back to life in a British laboratory.
Mar 13, 2014 12:37 PM ET // Tim Wall
Summer ice cover reductions may alter the base of the Antarctic ecosystem. Continue reading →
Jan 16, 2014 02:29 PM ET // Tim Wall
Geologists recently discovered massive canyons and valleys hidden beneath the glaciers of West Antarctica. Continue reading →
Jan 6, 2014 10:50 AM ET
Antarctica is a cold, harsh place with vast changing landscapes and uncovered mysteries underneath the ice. Why wouldn't we go there? Trace digs into what researchers are discovering about the ice continent.
Jan 7, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
The Polar Star, America's only active polar icebreaker, has been dispatched to Commonwealth Bay Antarctica to free a Russian ship stuck in the ice. How do these huge ships work?
Dec 26, 2013 12:00 PM ET // AFP
A research vessel is stuck in ice off Antarctica, with 74 people aboard waiting to be rescued by Australian authorities.
Dec 18, 2013 02:00 PM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Antarctica might have a new kind of ice — diamonds might exist there.
Dec 16, 2013 04:00 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
A wild weather phenomenon that causes massive winter flooding in California also dumps snow in East Antarctica.
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