News and Information

Antarctic News & Information

 

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


Weather in Antarctica
ANTARCTIC WEATHER
What is the coldest temperature? What is wind-chill?


Penguins of Antarctica
PENGUINS & WILDLIFE
Did you know there are 17 species of penguins in Antarctica?


Science in Antarctica
Why do science in Antarctica?


Antarctic History
HISTORY of ANTARCTICA
Who first reached the South Pole?


Ernest Shackleton
The voyage, the people, and of course the ship.


Antarctic Research Stations
How many and where are they?

Antarctic Treaty
Does anyone "own" Antarctica?

Antarctic Expeditions
Latest/Greatest Antarctic Expeditions