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Oct 20, 2014 01:15 PM ET // AFP
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.
Oct 1, 2014 01:23 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Rapid ice loss from West Antarctica's ice sheet caused a slight dip in the Earth's gravitational field over the region. Continue reading →
Sep 18, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Antarctica's sea ice is poised to smash a new winter record for 2014, while Arctic summer sea ice hit its sixth lowest minimum.
Aug 27, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Catch a glittering glimpse of photos from the most complete audit yet taken of marine life in the Antarctic Ocean.
Aug 12, 2014 03:08 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
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 →
Aug 5, 2014 12:10 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Foot bones more than 40 million years old, from Antarctica, reveal a creature standing more than 6 and a half feet tall.
Jun 24, 2014 04:30 PM ET // Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
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.
Jun 18, 2014 09:30 AM ET // AFP
Hunt is the first since the U.N.'s top court ordered Tokyo to stop killing the animals in the Antarctic.
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