Tagged With Antarctica

Beloved submarine Boaty McBoatface has made a critical discovery about rising seas on its maiden voyage in the Antarctic


A pirate-fighting sailor wants to lasso and tow a 125-million-ton iceberg from Antarctica to solve South Africa's water crisis


Ice sheets are melting far faster than we thought — in a worst-case climate breakdown, coastal cities like New York and Shanghai would be swamped



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


Antarctica is about to lose an iceberg 30 times the size of Manhattan


There's a cavity underneath Antarctica that's two thirds the size of Manhattan — a sign ice sheets are melting faster than we thought



A tiny dinosaur relative named the 'Antarctic King' has been discovered at the South Pole


Parts of the Midwest are colder than Antarctica due to a polar vortex. Can you guess which photo was taken where?


Parts of the US are colder than Antarctica as a frigid polar vortex brings temperatures of minus 30 degrees


The US's only icebreaker made its annual trip to Antarctica, and it got banged up on the way


Scientists just drilled the deepest hole ever in western Antarctica, going 2 kilometers down through the ice to study how it's melting


A Chinese icebreaker ship crashed into an iceberg at the South Pole



In a lost lake 3,500 feet under the Antarctic Ice, scientists just found the carcasses of tiny creatures


We tried the 1,250-calorie survival bar that powered Colin O'Brady's record-shattering 932-mile solo journey across Antarctica


A British adventurer just became the second person in history to cross Antarctica alone and unaided, reaching the finish line two days after an American did it first


An American adventurer has become the first person to cross Antarctica alone and unaided. His training included Buddhist retreats and a 400-mile trek in Greenland.



Stunning photos show what daily life in Antarctic research stations is really like


Here's how perfectly rectangular icebergs are formed


At the bottom of the world, a 33-year-old is about to trek across Antarctica alone — a journey no one has survived. He's bringing just one pair of underwear.


NASA's photos of a perfectly rectangular iceberg in Antarctica are oddly satisfying