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Adventure Cruising UK: Exhibition and cruise to save the Albatross

Adventure Cruising UK: Exhibition and cruise to save the Albatross | Antarctica | Scoop.it
BirdLife International has joined forces with artist, writer and printmaker, Bruce Pearson, in a bid to Save The Albatross in the Southern Ocean, which is under serious threat of extinction. As part of their collaboration, The ...
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October 2012 Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Anomaly Update ...

October 2012 Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Anomaly Update ... | Antarctica | Scoop.it
(6) Southern Hemisphere Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Anomalies. Monthly Change = +0.010 deg C. ####################################. (7) North Atlantic Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Anomalies. (0 to 70N ...
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Probe of Antarctica's hidden lakes may yield clues to extraterrestrial life - CNN

Probe of Antarctica's hidden lakes may yield clues to extraterrestrial life - CNN | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Open Minds UFO NewsProbe of Antarctica's hidden lakes may yield clues to extraterrestrial lifeCNNSiegert, who named the lake in 2004 after the American polar explorer Lincoln Ellsworth, has wanted to explore Antarctica's subglacial frontier since...
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Antarctica's subglacial lake could aid in the search for extraterrestrial ...

Antarctica's subglacial lake could aid in the search for extraterrestrial ... | Antarctica | Scoop.it
In the search for extraterrestrial life, scientists focus their search on.
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Empire Antarctica - Caught by the River

Empire Antarctica - Caught by the River | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Empire Antarctica by Gavin Francis Review by Chris Watson. Empire Antarctica arrives within a week of a significant South polar anniversary, which without reading this book, would have passed me by unawares.
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Leopard seals can filter feed like whales - Australian Geographic

Leopard seals can filter feed like whales - Australian Geographic | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Australian GeographicLeopard seals can filter feed like whalesAustralian GeographicTiny Antarctic krill (Euphausia superba) are also commonly found in their stomachs and scats but until now, scientists have been unclear about how leopard seals...
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US and NZ seek to end Antarctica impasse - Sky News Australia

US and NZ seek to end Antarctica impasse - Sky News Australia | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Sky News AustraliaUS and NZ seek to end Antarctica impasseSky News AustraliaThe US and New Zealand are holding one-on-one talks to try to solve an impasse over the creation of an historic marine protection area in Antarctica's Ross Sea.
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Australia’s frozen Antarctic runway is melting | The Times

Australia’s frozen Antarctic runway is melting | The Times | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Australian scientists have discovered the perils of creating a £29m frozen runway in Antarctica - the airstrip is melting...
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First 3D map of East Antarctica | Awareness: Self-Awareness in ...

First 3D map of East Antarctica | Awareness: Self-Awareness in ... | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Researchers, on a two-month voyage to the region on the Australian Antarctic Division's icebreaker Aurora Australis, are using an Autonomous Underwater.
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National Geographic Photographer Faces Off with Giant Leopard Seal

National Geographic Photographer Faces Off with Giant Leopard Seal | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Imagine you're on a photo excursion in Antarctica and you come face to face with a giant Leopard seal only to have it open it's powerful jaws and grab your camera and head between it's teeth. Sounds pretty scary considering the massive seal ...
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Moves to further protect Antarctica - ABC Online

Moves to further protect Antarctica - ABC Online | Antarctica | Scoop.it
AFPMoves to further protect AntarcticaABC OnlineMoves to establish marine protected areas in the Southern Ocean are being debated at an international Antarctic science symposium in Tasmania.
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First Analysis of 14-Million-Year Old Antarctica Lake Fails to Yield ...

First Analysis of 14-Million-Year Old Antarctica Lake Fails to Yield ... | Antarctica | Scoop.it
The Russian research vessel Akademik Fyodorov arrived at its St.Petersburg port this past May with samples from 14-million year old subglacial waters of Lake Vostok in Antarctica, Earth's analog for what we might encounter ...
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Nations Have Historic Opportunity to Protect Antarctic Waters - National Geographic

Nations Have Historic Opportunity to Protect Antarctic Waters - National Geographic | Antarctica | Scoop.it
National GeographicNations Have Historic Opportunity to Protect Antarctic WatersNational GeographicWhen people hear the word “Antarctica,” they might think about penguins or towering icebergs.
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The Adventure Blog: Antarctica 2012: Riding A Bike To The South Pole

The Adventure Blog: Antarctica 2012: Riding A Bike To The South Pole | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Antarctica 2012: Riding A Bike To The South Pole. Back in 2010 we closely followed explorer Eric Larsen as he became the first person to visit both the North and South Pole, as well as the summit of Everest, in a single 365 ...
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Leopard Seals Suck Up Dinner - Scientific American

Scientific AmericanLeopard Seals Suck Up DinnerScientific AmericanThe leopard seal (Hydrurga leptonyx) is one of Antarctica's top predators.
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Seals suck up tiny fish with 'sieve' teeth - Futurity: Research News

Seals suck up tiny fish with 'sieve' teeth - Futurity: Research News | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Seals suck up tiny fish with 'sieve' teethFuturity: Research NewsNow, researchers from Monash University and Museum Victoria have documented for the first time, in the journal Polar Biology, how they use side teeth to sieve five centimeter-long...
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Video: Horror movie shot in Antarctica stars Cambridge scientists - Cambridge News

BBC NewsVideo: Horror movie shot in Antarctica stars Cambridge scientistsCambridge NewsA gory horror movie shot in Antarctica – and starring scientists from Cambridge – is shaping up to become a cult hit with film fans.
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Antarctica: Ross Sea could become largest marine preserve on Earth

Antarctica: Ross Sea could become largest marine preserve on Earth | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Is Antarctica's Ross Sea is on track to become the world's largest marine protected area? Discovered in 1841 by James Ross, the Ross Sea is a deep bay of the Southern Ocean in Antarctica.
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Antarctic Ozone Hole 2nd Smallest in 20 Years - Christian Science Monitor

Antarctic Ozone Hole 2nd Smallest in 20 Years - Christian Science Monitor | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Christian Science MonitorAntarctic Ozone Hole 2nd Smallest in 20 YearsChristian Science Monitor"It happened to be a bit warmer this year high in the atmosphere above Antarctica, and that meant we didn't see quite as much ozone depletion as we saw ...
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Top stunning photos from Environnement Wildlife competition ...

Top stunning photos from Environnement Wildlife competition ... | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Paul Nicklen (Canada) also won an award in the Birds category for Frozen Moment, which shows two emperor penguins fleeing from leopard seals. Paul was not the only mammal lying patiently in wait on the edge of the Ross ...
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Antarctica losing 190 million tonnes of ice a day, study finds - Sydney Morning Herald

Antarctica losing 190 million tonnes of ice a day, study finds - Sydney Morning Herald | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning HeraldAntarctica losing 190 million tonnes of ice a day, study findsSydney Morning HeraldAlthough parts of east Antarctica are growing, glaciers in west Antarctica are melting faster, leading to a net loss of ice across the...
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Results From Antarctica's Buried Lake Vostok Are A Major Disappointment So Far - Business Insider

Results From Antarctica's Buried Lake Vostok Are A Major Disappointment So Far - Business Insider | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Business InsiderResults From Antarctica's Buried Lake Vostok Are A Major Disappointment So FarBusiness InsiderResults From Antarctica's Buried Lake Vostok Are A Major Disappointment So Far. Dina Spector | Oct.
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Emperor Penguins - National Geographic

Emperor Penguins - National Geographic | Antarctica | Scoop.it
New York Daily NewsEmperor PenguinsNational Geographic(As an added benefit, the extra speed helps the penguins avoid predators such as leopard seals.) The key to this talent is in the penguin's feathers.
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Aussie icebreaker stuck near Antarctica - The Australian

Aussie icebreaker stuck near Antarctica - The Australian | Antarctica | Scoop.it
BigPond NewsAussie icebreaker stuck near AntarcticaThe AustralianThe vessel is heading to the frozen continent with 50 scientists from around the world to study the relationship between sea ice and marine life.
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NASA's Operation IceBridge Kicks Off Fourth Year Of Antarctica Ice Research - Huffington Post

NASA's Operation IceBridge Kicks Off Fourth Year Of Antarctica Ice Research - Huffington Post | Antarctica | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning HeraldNASA's Operation IceBridge Kicks Off Fourth Year Of Antarctica Ice ResearchHuffington PostNASA's Operation IceBridge recently kicked off its fourth year with a survey of land and sea ice in West Antarctica, near the bay where a...
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