Drive for giant new marine sanctuary in Antarctica – News24

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Oct 162017
 

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Drive for giant new marine sanctuary in Antarctica
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Sydney – Australia and France kick off a fresh push on Monday to create a vast marine sanctuary in pristine East Antarctica, hoping to build on the success of a landmark deal secured last year at a key annual conservation summit. The fate of the plan
Australia Reaffirms Commitment to East Antarctica Protection PlanLatin American Herald Tribune
East Antarctic marine park hopes build after seven years on table …ABC Online

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Giant Hole in Antarctica Remains Unexplained – R & D Magazine

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Oct 132017
 

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Giant Hole in Antarctica Remains Unexplained
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A hole the size of one of the Great Lakes found in Antarctica has researchers scratching their heads. While substantial holes in the icy surface of Antarctica called polynyas are not uncommon, they are generally confined to the coastal regions. However
A gigantic hole just opened in Antarctica – and no-one knows what caused itMirror.co.uk
Hole the Size of Maine Opens in Antarctica IceNational Geographic
A giant hole has opened up in Antarctica as scientists look to find out what is to blameThe Independent
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Hole the Size of Maine Opens in Antarctica Ice – National Geographic

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Oct 122017
 

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Hole the Size of Maine Opens in Antarctica Ice
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Winter sea ice blankets the Weddell Sea around Antarctica with massive extra-tropical cyclones hovering over the Southern Ocean in this satellite image from September 25, 2017. The blue curves represent the ice edge. The polynya is the dark region of
A mysterious hole nearly the size of South Carolina has opened in Antarctica's iceBusiness Insider
A giant hole has opened up in Antarctica as scientists look to find out …The Independent
Giant hole polynya opens up in Antarctica as scientists look to find …NEWS.com.au
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A Giant, Mysterious Hole Has Opened Up in Antarctica – Motherboard

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Oct 112017
 

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A Giant, Mysterious Hole Has Opened Up in Antarctica
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A hole as large as Lake Superior or the state of Maine has opened up in Antarctica, and scientists aren't sure why it's there. The gigantic, mysterious hole "is quite remarkable," atmospheric physicist Kent Moore, a professor at the University of
This Massive Hole In Antarctica Is The Size Of Maine & Scientists Are BaffledBustle
Scientists can't explain why a giant hole the size of Maine just opened up in AntarcticaThe Week Magazine

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Journey to Antarctica offers lessons in adventure and friendship for two Louisville men – WDRB

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Oct 092017
 

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Journey to Antarctica offers lessons in adventure and friendship for two Louisville men
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Joe Geoghegan isn't one to stay put for long. He's currently living in Australia, will be moving to China next year and spent much of last year making his way to Antarctica. "I had known for a long time that I wanted to do a

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Disturbing allegations of sexual harassment in Antarctica leveled at … – Science Magazine

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Oct 072017
 

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Disturbing allegations of sexual harassment in Antarctica leveled at …
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In 1999 at Pivot Peak in Antarctica, Jane Willenbring (right) was the only woman on a four-person team including David Marchant (center) and his brother (left).

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Century-old photos chronicle a survival saga in Antarctica at Bowers Museum exhibit – Los Angeles Times

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Oct 062017
 

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Century-old photos chronicle a survival saga in Antarctica at Bowers Museum exhibit
Los Angeles Times
The Bowers is the first venue in the U.S. to host the exhibition, which runs until Jan. 28. “Endurance” tells the story of Irish explorer Ernest Shackleton and his crew of 27, who were attempting to be the first to cross Antarctica. Frank Hurley, a

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It’s a white, wild, wonderful world: Explore Antarctica with Lee Siew … – The Straits Times

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Oct 032017
 

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It's a white, wild, wonderful world: Explore Antarctica with Lee Siew …
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"It is like another planet, or the closest we will get to one," says travel writer Lee Siew Hua who went on a 12-day voyage to the crystal continent on the small, …

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Brooms and penguin toys heading to Antarctica – BBC News – BBC News

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Oct 012017
 

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Brooms and penguin toys heading to Antarctica – BBC News
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Brooms to clean bird droppings, along with thousands of toy penguins, are among tonnes of items being shipped out to the UK's most remote post office.

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It’s a white, wild, wonderful world: Explore Antarctica with Lee Siew Hua – The Straits Times

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Oct 012017
 

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It's a white, wild, wonderful world: Explore Antarctica with Lee Siew Hua
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On a frozen summer's day in Antarctica, as we cruise among icebergs under a lustrous sky, a playful minke whale appears. Its immense head rears up alongside each of our seven inflatable Zodiac boats, inspecting the elated travellers from afar. Minkes

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