Tagged With Antarctic

A fire broke out aboard the US's only heavy icebreaker in one of the most remote places on earth


In a hidden lake far below the Antarctic ice, scientists found the bodies of tiny creatures. Photos reveal how they accomplished the deep dive.


WATCH: Australian scientists discover the underwater headless chicken monster



Great-power competition is growing in the Arctic, but lawmakers want to cut funding for the US's next icebreaker


WATCH: Australians plunge into an Antarctic ice pool to celebrate the winter solstice


One of the scariest effects of climate change might already be happening -- and it'd mean our projections are way off



WATCH: A crazy penguin jumps into an Australian boat in Antarctica


The Coast Guard is asking for $15 million to keep its only heavy icebreaker afloat -- and for $750 million to finally build a new one


The Coast Guard's only heavy icebreaker has been fighting engine failure and flooding in the frigid Antarctic


Australia's newest citizen was welcomed at the country's coldest ceremony


The US Coast Guard is asking for help responding to a 'mini arms buildup' with Russia in the Arctic


Hot rock under Antarctica may be melting some of its ice sheets from the bottom-up



PHOTOS: The rotor has fallen off a giant wind turbine at an Australian research station in Antarctica


The US Navy and Coast Guard are looking to play catch-up in the Arctic


A mysterious hole bigger than Tasmania has opened in Antarctica's ice


Animated map shows just how far these animals travel to migrate



Antarctica's new greenhouse can harvest vegetables even when it's -100 degrees Fahrenheit outside -- take a look


Scientists are closing in on warm caves under Antarctica which could support secret life


A 100-year-old fruit cake found in Antarctica looks and smells fresh


Australian scientists say Antarctica is on the way to being 25% ice-free