The photography notebook of a British explorer on Robert Falcon Scott's ill-fated expedition to Antarctica has been found.
Australia said Monday it was hopeful of winning support for its plan to create a vast marine reserve off Antarctica, after revising the proposal to make it smaller.
Rapid ice loss from West Antarctica's ice sheet caused a slight dip in the Earth's gravitational field over the region. Continue reading →
Antarctica's sea ice is poised to smash a new winter record for 2014, while Arctic summer sea ice hit its sixth lowest minimum.
Catch a glittering glimpse of photos from the most complete audit yet taken of marine life in the Antarctic Ocean.
A massive 8.8 earthquake off the coast of Chile in 2010 also caused the ice sheets in Antarctica to vibrate, nearly 3,000 miles away. Continue reading →
Foot bones more than 40 million years old, from Antarctica, reveal a creature standing more than 6 and a half feet tall.
When faced with rising temperatures and receding ice sheets, a new study using these satellite images suggests that penguins are capable of adapting and foregoing their philopatric nature.
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