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Nature's Perfect Gliding Machine: The Albatross « Earth Dr Reese ...

Nature's Perfect Gliding Machine: The Albatross « Earth Dr Reese ... | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Albatross are the greatest long distance travelers on Earth. These globetrotters are the bloodhounds of the sea, miraculously making a modest living over the vast open ocean. There are 24 species of albatross with ...
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Penguin Disaster As Iceberg Blocks Route To Sea

Penguin Disaster As Iceberg Blocks Route To Sea | Antarctica | Scoop.it
A penguin apocalypse is unfolding in Commonwealth Bay, Antarctica, as tens of thousands of birds are cut off from their food supply by a stranded iceberg. The iceberg in question, B09B, has altered the penguins’ frigid environment, resulting in a mass of deaths. The finding is a worrying sign for other penguin colonies confronted with climate change.
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Penguin colony faces annihilation as huge iceberg blocks sea

Penguin colony faces annihilation as huge iceberg blocks sea | Antarctica | Scoop.it
A colony of Adélie penguins faces extinction after a colossal iceberg collided with their home - preventing them from feeding in the sea.

The iceberg, called B09B, which is the size of a small country and hit the area of Commonwealth Bay they inhabit in the Antarctic in 2011.
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21 interesting facts about penguins that may just put a smile on your face.

21 interesting facts about penguins that may just put a smile on your face. | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Happy Penguin Awareness Day!
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Royal Navy ice ship breaks 80-year Antarctica record

Royal Navy ice ship breaks 80-year Antarctica record | Antarctica | Scoop.it
HMS Protector became the first Royal Navy vessel to the East Antarctic or sail
below 77 degrees latitude since before the Second World War
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World's Largest Canyon System Discovered Beneath Antarctic Ice Sheet

World's Largest Canyon System Discovered Beneath Antarctic Ice Sheet | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Antarctica wasn’t always a vast, frozen desert. 100 million years ago, this huge land mass was covered in lush, dense rainforests, and it contained many landscape features that nowadays have been concealed by blankets of ice. For decades, scientists have been trying to image the bedrock hidden underneath the surface, and as part of this endeavor, a team of researchers may have discovered a crevasse that is over twice the size of the Grand Canyon in the U.S.
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Who Actually Owns Antarctica?

Who Actually Owns Antarctica? | Antarctica | Scoop.it
CGP Grey, the Internet’s Superhero Explainer of all things interesting, delves into the touchy subject of Antarctica, ownership and what happens in 2040
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Antarctic clouds studied for first time in five decades

Antarctic clouds studied for first time in five decades | Antarctica | Scoop.it
AWARE project will help unravel effects of global warming.
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This Is What An Entire Day Where The Sun Doesn't Set Looks Like

This Is What An Entire Day Where The Sun Doesn't Set Looks Like | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Antarctica is getting fully into the swing of summer — and there that can mean an entire day of sunlight. Here’s what that looks like.
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Watch: Remarkable footage of emperor penguins 'mourning' dead chick

Watch: Remarkable footage of emperor penguins 'mourning' dead chick | Antarctica | Scoop.it
I'm not crying, you're crying!
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Under the Antarctica Ice Full Documentary HD

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Newly Restored Photos of Shackleton's Fateful Antarctic Voyage Offer Unprecedented Details of Survival

Newly Restored Photos of Shackleton's Fateful Antarctic Voyage Offer Unprecedented Details of Survival | Antarctica | Scoop.it
This photo was taken when the crew felt they had a good chance of freeing the trapped Endurance from the sea ice of the Weddell Sea, so they put the sails up. As we know, this and other attempts failed, and realizing the ship wasn't moving Hurley went onto the ice to take this photograph. New
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Eerie, Abandoned Sites of Antarctica (PHOTOS)

Eerie, Abandoned Sites of Antarctica (PHOTOS) | Antarctica | Scoop.it
The Antarctic region is home to dozens of abandoned whaling stations, bases and sites that have been left to the snowy elements.
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Briefing Film - Going Ashore Visitors (English)

This is "Briefing Film - Going Ashore Visitors (English)" by iaato on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.
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100-Year-Old Negatives Discovered In Block Of Ice In Antarctica

100-Year-Old Negatives Discovered In Block Of Ice In Antarctica | Antarctica | Scoop.it
For the past 100 years, a box of never-before-seen negatives has been preserved in a block of ice in Antarctica. Recently, Conservators of the New Zealand Antarctic Heritage Trust came across the 22 exposed, but unprocessed, cellulose nitrate negatives during an attempt to restore an old explora
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The Bizarre Sea Creatures of Antarctica

The Bizarre Sea Creatures of Antarctica | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Check out these 12 indescribably strange creatures recently dragged up from the Southern Ocean of Antarctica by research scientists.
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National Geographic Wild Antarctica Documentary 2015 HD

The Arctic is a polar region located at the northernmost part of the Earth. The Arctic consists of the Arctic Ocean and parts of Alaska (United States), Cana...

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The history of the planet is held in frozen suspension in the antarctic

The history of the planet is held in frozen suspension in the antarctic | Antarctica | Scoop.it
After eons of change measured in geologic time, Antarctica is now rapidly transforming—and sitting on a treacherous ledge.
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Antarctic Life: No Dogs, Few Vegetables and ‘a Little Intense’ in the Winter

Antarctic Life: No Dogs, Few Vegetables and ‘a Little Intense’ in the Winter | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Fewer than 200 people live in the Chilean outpost, which was founded in 1984, when Chile was seeking to bolster its claims in Antarctica.
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Stunning Images Of Arctic Circle Reveal Bizarre White Tendrils Emerge From The Ground - MessageToEagle.com

Stunning Images Of Arctic Circle Reveal Bizarre White Tendrils Emerge From The Ground - MessageToEagle.com | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Share this:MessageToEagle.com – There are a number of amazing landscapes on Earth and here is one of them! These stunning images of the Arctic Circle reveal an entire landscape that is transformed into an otherworldly planet. It looks like a scene taken straight from a science fiction movie. What are these bizarre white tendrils emerging from …
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100-Year-Old Negatives Discovered in Block of Ice in Antarctica

100-Year-Old Negatives Discovered in Block of Ice in Antarctica | Antarctica | Scoop.it
For the past 100 years, a box of never-before-seen negatives has been preserved in a block of ice in Antarctica. Recently, Conservators of the New Zealand Ant…
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The Social Dynamics Of Penguin Huddles Are More Complex Than We Thought

The Social Dynamics Of Penguin Huddles Are More Complex Than We Thought | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Emperor penguins huddle together for warmth during those punishing Antarctic storms, taking turns being at the centre of the huddle. The social dynami...
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