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Antarctic News & Information

 

HEADLINE NEWS
Current "icebreaking" news from and about the Antarctic.


Weather in Antarctica - Photograph By: Jack Green, National Science Foundation
ANTARCTIC WEATHER
What is the coldest temperature? What is wind-chill?


Penguins of Antarctica - Photograph by: Corel Wildlife of Antarctica
PENGUINS & WILDLIFE
Did you know there are 17 species of penguins in Antarctica?


Science in Antarctica Photograph By: Kristan Hutchison, National Science Foundation
Why do science in Antarctica?


Antarctic History - Photograph By: US Navy, National Science Foundation
HISTORY of ANTARCTICA
Who first reached the South Pole?


Ernest Shackleton - Photograph By: Josh Landis, National Science Foundation
The voyage, the people, and of course the ship.


Stations - Photograph By: Jeffrey Donenfeld, National Science Foundation
How many and where are they?

Antarctic Treaty
Does anyone "own" Antarctica?

Antarctic Expeditions
Latest/Greatest Antarctic Expeditions