According to a report by Mother Nature Network, scientists have uncovered the remains of lost continents under the ice sheets of Antarctica, revealing clues about how the continent broke off from the..
A 75-million-year-old bird skeleton from a threatened national monument in Utah represents the most complete example ever found in North America of a long-extinct group of birds called.. Credit: PRWeb - Published
Colin O’Brady and Louis Rudd are both trying to become the first to finish the 921-mile odyssey on ice completely unsupported. It is a journey that killed a man who tried two years ago. Credit: NYTimes.com - Published
Nearly 20 years ago, the Ross Ice Shelf, the largest ice shelf in Antarctica at several hundred meters thick, saw a huge chunk break off, float out to sea and break up again into several large pieces... Credit: FOXNews.com - Published
· *A black hole 4 million times heavier than the sun lurks at the center of the Milky Way galaxy.*
· *Telescopes just took the best-ever observations of hot gas circling the edge of the black.. Credit: Business Insider - Published
The icy continent of Antarctica could prove to be the location of the next geopolitical battleground, as China announced Monday is preparing to build its first permanent airport at the South Pole. Credit: FOXNews.com - Published
After a nearly 20-mile rift formed across Antarctica's retreating Pine Island glacier in early September, about 115 square miles of ice — an area more than five times the size of Manhattan.. Credit: Mashable - Published
Henry Worsley aimed to walk in the footsteps of the great British explorer Ernest Shackleton by attempting something no one had ever done: a solo crossing of the continent on foot Credit: CBS News - Published
A researcher stationed at an Antarctica base was stabbed and injured by a colleague earlier this month after the attacker suffered an apparent emotional breakdown, reports say. Credit: FOXNews.com - Published
Floating off the Antarctic coast, there's a profoundly angular iceberg that has unwittingly become the object of internet intrigue.
Though scientists in Antarctica regularly spot these.. Credit: Mashable - Published
Flying 1,500 feet above the Antarctic coast, NASA scientists recently passed over a bizarrely straight-edged rectangular iceberg and snapped a picture of the floating slab.
While an intriguing.. Credit: Mashable - Published
MOSCOW (AP) — The Interfax news agency says that a researcher at Russia's Antarctic station has stabbed and injured a colleague in an apparent emotional breakdown. The agency said Tuesday the.. Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times