Antarctica is a proper noun. Antarctica is (1) an extremely cold continent at the south pole almost entirely below the Antarctic Circle; covered by an ice cap up to 13,000 feet deep.
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Antarctica currently hosts an ever-rotating group of scientists who study the unique and pristine environment there. However, Antarctica has no permanent residents and no native population.
Antarctica, the southernmost continent on Earth, is home to migratory birds and penguins but no reptiles or land mammals. Very little plant life can survive in the cold, dry climate of Antarctica.
For one week in January, passengers aboard Le Boreal, a cruise ship operated by French company Ponant, soaked up Antarctica's wildlife. They stood on the ship's decks to marvel at orcas, or killer whales, swimming seamlessly in ...
New Zealand Herald. Monday, 22 Apr 2019 05:00:28 +1200.
New research shows that the Larsen C ice shelf -- the fourth largest ice shelf in Antarctica -- experienced an unusual spike in late summer and early autumn surface melting in the years 2015 to 2017. ...
Science Daily. Thursday, 11 Apr 2019 10:18:10 EDT.
More than 30 years ago, Robert Swan became the first man to walk to both the North and South Poles. In 2017, he found himself back on the ice, trekking 600 miles across Antarctica with his son, Barney. ...
CBS News. Wednesday, 27 Mar 2019 23:18:11 +0000.
As he ends his two-month long voyage to Thwaites glacier, Jeff Goodell wrestles with the awesomeness, the strangeness and the power of what he saw on his journey to Antarctica
Yahoo. Monday, 25 Mar 2019 15:02:28 -0400.
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