Antarctica News

News Headlines | Regional News | Industry News |  People: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Antarctica News
  Norwegian 'viking' won't pay Antarctica fine 'viking' won't pay Antarctica self-proclaimed viking who sailed a yacht from Auckland to Antarctica without permission has been fined but refuses to pay. Norwegian authorities fined Jarle Andhoy 45,000 Norwegian kroner (NZ$8360) for violating environmental protection protocols in ...
Posted on 20 July 2014 | 4:23 pm
  Global Cooling? Ice Coverage Growing in Global Cooling? Ice Coverage Growing in AntarcticaDaily Edition2paragraphs.comThe scientists—and a few hapless tourists—were rescued by helicopter. An assisting ice-breaker too got locked in on its return! Antarctica appears to be suffering climatological schizophrenia. Let's hope the cooling trend, isolated though it may be ...
Posted on 20 July 2014 | 11:03 am
  A new standard - Antarctic Sun Antarctic SunA new standardAntarctic SunThose seeking immortality in Antarctica will find the bar has been raised – at least when it comes to being honored by having a geographic feature named after them. A couple of years ago, the U.S. Board on Geographic Names External U.S. government site ...
Posted on 18 July 2014 | 10:46 am
  Antarctica: Cruise's photo pro makes sure Antarctica: Cruise's photo pro makes sure your penguins are in focusLos Angeles TimesLuxury travel outfitter Abercrombie & Kent offers a December tour aboard the ship Le Boreal where participants learn to take great photos from photographer Richard Harker, learn about climate change from "Lost Antarctica" author James McClintock and ...
Posted on 11 July 2014 | 1:56 pm
  Watch: John Oliver begs tourists to please TruthdigWatch: John Oliver begs tourists to please stop trashing AntarcticaVoxAntarctica has enough to worry about, what its ice sheets slowly collapsing and all the emperor penguins dying off. But tourists are now making things worse: one recent study suggested that the 40,000 people who visit Antarctica each year are trampling ...John Oliver on Why You Should Never Go on Vacation to AntarcticaTruthdigall 3 news articles »
Posted on 10 July 2014 | 8:22 am


Antarctica News
  Antarctica's point of no returnSatellite observations show that West Antarctica's ice has now entered a state of “unstoppable collapse”. But it is still within our control to limit the degree of ice melt and sea level rise, says Anders Levermann. Recent satellite observations have ...
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 9:17 pm
  ARRL VEC Conducts Remote Exam Session WithThe ARRL Volunteer Examiner Coordinator (VEC) administered several Amateur Radio examination elements to applicants at Amundsen-South Pole Station in Antarctica -- the home of KC4AAA. The examination was the first administered under new FCC rules which ...
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 11:33 am
  Antarctica ice controversyScientists have been monitoring Arctic sea ice using satellites since 1979. Yale Climate Connections, a climate news and information service and part of the Yale Center for Environmental Communication affirms that close to 580,000 square miles of Arctic ...
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 7:47 am
  Is Antarctica really getting icier? Maybe,Sea ice cover around Antarctica may not be growing as quickly as previously believed, with flawed analysis of satellite data a possible cause of the overestimation, a new study indicates. While sea ice in the Arctic is retreating at a significant rate ...
Posted on 24 July 2014 | 2:17 am
  Antarctic Ice Growth: An Illusion?On July 21, 1983, Vostok, the Russian research station in Antarctica, got down to -89.2 C. That was thirty-one years ago, and at the time was the coldest temperature ever recorded on Earth. Even for Vostok, which has winters reaching below -60 C ...
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 6:00 pm
More about Antarctica and info on Antarctica hotels and Antarctica travel guide.