Antarctica Nearing Record Sea Ice, Arctic
USA TODAYAntarctica Nearing Record Sea Ice, Arctic Ice ShrinksDiscovery NewsWith several more weeks of growth to go, Antarctica's sea-ice extent could soar well above the records set in 2012 and 2013. For now, only 88,800 square miles (230,000 square km) separate the 2013 and 2014 high marks. [Photo Gallery: Antarctica's Pine ...Record sea ice around Antarctica due to global warmingNew ScientistAntarctic sea ice set for record high as Arctic heads for sixth lowest extentThe GuardianAntarctic ice should set record, but Arctic dwindlesUSA TODAYall 44 news articles »
Posted on 18 September 2014 | 3:22 pm
Navy yeoman has mountain in Antarctica named
Navy yeoman has mountain in Antarctica named for himSarasota Herald-TribuneRaised in a Navy family, Bob Chaudoin of Long Beach, California, enlisted in the service in 1948 at the age of 19. He became a Navy yeoman and worked as a stenographer for the Pentagon before being discharged to Antarctica during Operation Deep ...
Posted on 18 September 2014 | 8:24 am
living in Antarctica - Stuff.co.nz
Stuff.co.nzliving in AntarcticaStuff.co.nzBefore spending winter in Antarctica at Scott Base, job applicants are put through psychometric testing to ensure they can hack it. The last plane leaves in February and they will not see another until October. It is just you, the ice and a dozen or so ...and more »
Posted on 17 September 2014 | 5:40 pm
Colossal squid, weighing 770 pounds, hauled
New York Daily NewsColossal squid, weighing 770 pounds, hauled up from Antarctica's remote Ross ...New York Daily NewsWELLINGTON, New Zealand — It was a calm morning in Antarctica's remote Ross Sea, during the season when the sun never sets, when Capt. John Bennett and his crew hauled up a creature with tentacles like fire hoses and eyes like dinner plates from a ...Scientists Examine Colossal Squid Found Near AntarcticaWall Street Journal (blog)Colossal Squid Found Near Antarctica: Watch As Scientists Dissect The ...International Business TimesColossal squid could reveal the truth about legendary 'kraken' sea monsterMirror.co.ukall 232 news articles »
Posted on 16 September 2014 | 5:47 pm
Who should win a trip to Antarctica? -
Stuff.co.nzWho should win a trip to Antarctica?Stuff.co.nzVoting has opened in The Press Freeze Out competition in which competitors are vying to win the trip of a lifetime to Antarctica. About 20 contestants remain out of thousands who entered Freeze Out in the hope of of winning the voyage valued at $11,000 ...and more »
Posted on 16 September 2014 | 1:28 pm
Antarctic team digs deep to predict climateNancy Bertler and her team took a freezer to the coldest place on Earth, endured weeks of primitive living and risked spending the winter in Antarctic darkness, to go get ice — ice that records our climate's past and could point to its future.
Posted on 5 April 2013 | 5:19 pm
Antarctica concerns grow as tourism numbersAcross most of Earth, a tourist attraction that sees 35,000 visitors a year can safely be labeled sleepy. But when it's Antarctica, every footstep matters.
Posted on 15 March 2013 | 10:37 pm
Japanese whaling ship, protesters' boatsAn anti-whaling activist group accused a Japanese whaling vessel of intentionally ramming two of its ships Wednesday in waters near Antarctica. Japan's Fisheries Agency, however, insisted the protesters were responsible for the collisions.
Posted on 19 February 2013 | 10:29 pm
Team braves wet, cold retracing Shackleton'sIt's been lauded as one of the greatest survival stories of all-time.
Posted on 10 February 2013 | 9:38 pm
Australia protests to Japan about whalingA support vessel for the Japanese whaling fleet is sailing in Australian waters in pursuit of anti-whaling activists, Australia said after protesting to the Tokyo government.
Posted on 31 January 2013 | 6:02 pm