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27 Unbelievable Facts About Antarctica That Are 100% True

27 Unbelievable Facts About Antarctica That Are 100% True

There is so much that we don't know yet about our planet, Earth. This is especially true when it comes to places which are remote, hard to reach and where the climate is harsh and uninviting. That makes Antarctica one of...

There is so much that we don't know yet about our planet, Earth. This is especially true when it comes to places which are remote, hard to reach and where the...

Astrobiologist Tries Cooking In Antarctica At -94ºF (-70ºC), And The Result Will Crack You Up

Astrobiologist Tries Cooking In Antarctica At -94ºF (-70ºC), And The Result Will Crack You Up

Cyprien Verseux is a glaciologist and astrobiologist, currently working on the most remote scientific base in the world: Concordia in Antarctica. Even the International Space Station, 400km above the Earth, is closer to civilization than this place, deep in the icy...

Cyprien Verseux is a glaciologist and astrobiologist, currently working on the most remote scientific base in the world: Concordia in Antarctica. Even the International Space Station, 400km above the Earth, is...

I Made Penguin Sculptures And Placed Them In The Waters Around My Town To Raise Awareness About Global Warming

I Made Penguin Sculptures And Placed Them In The Waters Around My Town To Raise Awareness About Global Warming

Do you see the penguin? Why did I do two penguin sculptures and placed them in the waters around my hometown Landskrona? I wanted to combine two things. First that the environment and global warming is being placed in the backseat in...

Do you see the penguin? Why did I do two penguin sculptures and placed them in the waters around my hometown Landskrona? I wanted to combine two things. First that the environment...

How Antarctic Penguins Adapt To Climate Change: Unhappy Feet

How Antarctic Penguins Adapt To Climate Change: Unhappy Feet

2016 is on pace to be the hottest year on record. Penguins of Antarctica don’t like it, especially certain species which are more sensitive than others to climate change. Adelie and Chinstraps penguins are more vulnerable then Gentoo penguins to the environmental...

2016 is on pace to be the hottest year on record. Penguins of Antarctica don’t like it, especially certain species which are more sensitive than others to climate change. Adelie and Chinstraps...

NASA Study Shows That Antarctica Is Actually Gaining More Ice Than It’s Losing

NASA Study Shows That Antarctica Is Actually Gaining More Ice Than It’s Losing

A controversial NASA report has concluded that more ice is accumulating in the Antarctic than is being lost due to climate change. Issued last week, the report, "Mass Gains of Antarctic Ice Sheet Greater than Losses," concluded that Antarctica is is...

A controversial NASA report has concluded that more ice is accumulating in the Antarctic than is being lost due to climate change. Issued last week, the report, "Mass Gains of Antarctic...

Cold Yet Beautiful Photos Of Antarctica Taken By AirPano

Cold Yet Beautiful Photos Of Antarctica Taken By AirPano

AirPano — team of Russian photographers — went to Antarctica to take aerial panoramas and 360 video. I like the one part of their story, where a woman was just lying on the shore, and then a young sea elephant came...

AirPano — team of Russian photographers — went to Antarctica to take aerial panoramas and 360 video. I like the one part of their story, where a woman was just lying...

I Was Lucky To Capture A Rare Flipped Iceberg In Antarctica

I Was Lucky To Capture A Rare Flipped Iceberg In Antarctica

I had the great fortune to come upon this flipped iceberg in Cierva Cove, Antarctica. The color and appearance of this one were entirely different from any I have ever seen in person or photos. Most are white, but this one...

I had the great fortune to come upon this flipped iceberg in Cierva Cove, Antarctica. The color and appearance of this one were entirely different from any I have ever seen...

100-Year-Old Box of Negatives Discovered Frozen In Block of Antarctica’s Ice

100-Year-Old Box of Negatives Discovered Frozen In Block of Antarctica’s Ice

While restoring one of the exploration huts in Antarctica, Conservators of the New Zealand Antarctic Heritage Trust discovered a box that turned out to be a remarkable treasure. It contained 22 never-before-seen cellulose nitrate negatives documenting the life of Antarctic explorers...

While restoring one of the exploration huts in Antarctica, Conservators of the New Zealand Antarctic Heritage Trust discovered a box that turned out to be a remarkable treasure. It contained 22...

Extreme Antarctic Winds Shape Trees Into Beautiful Forms on Slope Point, New Zealand

Extreme Antarctic Winds Shape Trees Into Beautiful Forms on Slope Point, New Zealand

Slope Point is the southernmost tip of New Zealand's South Island. The air stream loops that travel over the Southern Ocean uninterrupted for 3200 km (2000 mi) make landfall at Slope Point, making for consistently extreme winds. And yet, even in...

Slope Point is the southernmost tip of New Zealand's South Island. The air stream loops that travel over the Southern Ocean uninterrupted for 3200 km (2000 mi) make landfall at Slope...

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