Life at Antarctica’s IceCube lab seems strange and beautiful – The Outline

 Earth News  Comments Off on Life at Antarctica’s IceCube lab seems strange and beautiful – The Outline
May 132018
 

The Outline

Life at Antarctica's IceCube lab seems strange and beautiful
The Outline
Antarctica is a fascinating and terrifying place that humanity still does not fully understand. And unlike the rest of the world, we will never conquer it (unless we end up melting it). It is cold and big and just being there can very easily kill you

antarctica – Read More…

New Form of Water, Both Liquid and Solid, Is ‘Really Strange’

 Earth News  Comments Off on New Form of Water, Both Liquid and Solid, Is ‘Really Strange’
Feb 112018
 

This new form, called superionic water, consists of a rigid lattice of oxygen atoms through which positively charged hydrogen nuclei move. It is not known to exist naturally anywhere on Earth, but it may be bountiful farther out in the solar system …

ocean oxygen – Read More…

The mystery of Antarctica’s GREEN ice: NASA images reveal strange phenomenon caused by plankton – Daily Mail

 Earth News  Comments Off on The mystery of Antarctica’s GREEN ice: NASA images reveal strange phenomenon caused by plankton – Daily Mail
Mar 112017
 

Daily Mail

The mystery of Antarctica's GREEN ice: NASA images reveal strange phenomenon caused by plankton
Daily Mail
A wide view of Antarctica's Granite Harbor – a cove in the vicinity of the Ross Sea. The green floating ice is caused by phytoplankton at the water's surface. They typically flourish in waters around Antarctica in the Southern Hemisphere's spring and
Strange Green Ice Seen Floating in Antarctica's Ross SeaLive Science

all 2 news articles »

antarctica – read more

Strange mystery of Antarctica’s disappearing snow solved – The Weather Network

 Earth News  Comments Off on Strange mystery of Antarctica’s disappearing snow solved – The Weather Network
Oct 202015
 

The Weather Network

Strange mystery of Antarctica's disappearing snow solved
The Weather Network
Monday, October 19, 2015, 6:00 PM – A new study has found that 80 billion tonnes annually — roughly 90% — of the snow in sections of eastern Antarctica is being vapourized by powerful winds. The findings contradict the previously-held belief that the

and more »

antarctica – read more

Mystery of Antarctica’s Strange Disappearing Snow Is Solved – Live Science

 Earth News  Comments Off on Mystery of Antarctica’s Strange Disappearing Snow Is Solved – Live Science
Oct 162015
 

Live Science

Mystery of Antarctica's Strange Disappearing Snow Is Solved
Live Science
Antarctica is one of the coldest, snowiest parts of the globe, but there may actually be less snow across the surface of the planet's southernmost continent than scientists originally thought. Researchers studying areas of eastern Antarctica where snow

antarctica – read more

A Strange Whale Sound Recorded in Antarctica Could Be From a New Species – Gizmodo

 Earth News  Comments Off on A Strange Whale Sound Recorded in Antarctica Could Be From a New Species – Gizmodo
Apr 162015
 

Gizmodo

A Strange Whale Sound Recorded in Antarctica Could Be From a New Species
Gizmodo
Whales are elusive creatures who roam the vast, open ocean. Because sightings of many species are so rare, we have to track these giant mammals by eavesdropping on their songs. And marine scientists recently picked a baffling new signal, which could be …
New Whale Species Found Near Antarctica, Researchers Record Two New The Inquisitr
Mysterious Whale Song Suggests New SpeciesNature World News

all 6 news articles »

antarctica – read more

Scientists discover new form of life in strange underground lake in Antarctica – natmonitor.com

 Earth News  Comments Off on Scientists discover new form of life in strange underground lake in Antarctica – natmonitor.com
Sep 132013
 

natmonitor.com

Scientists discover new form of life in strange underground lake in Antarctica
natmonitor.com
Antarctica is one of the harshest environments on earth, and yet even here, life has the amazing ability to survive and thrive. Scientists with the British Antarctic Survey and other institutions drilled through the ice sheet to dig up clean sediment
Life found in the sediments of an Antarctic subglacial lake for the first timeenvironmentalresearchweb

all 3 news articles »

antarctica – read more