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How my Antarctic scientific expedition became a fight for survival - The Sydney Morning Herald

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The Sydney Morning Herald

How my Antarctic scientific expedition became a fight for survival
The Sydney Morning Herald
It was not lost on them that they had inadvertently followed in the footsteps of Edwardian Antarctic explorer Ernest Shackleton, whose ship had become caught in pack ice in 1915. There was one big difference though: Turney had his wife Annette and ...

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Fairly rare Sub-Antarctic Fur seal pup 'wormed his way into our hearts,' Cape of Good Hope SPCA says - News24

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News24

Fairly rare Sub-Antarctic Fur seal pup 'wormed his way into our hearts,' Cape of Good Hope SPCA says
News24
Edward, a fairly rare Sub-Antarctic Fur seal, was found malnourished and in distress three weeks ago along the Muizenberg shoreline, Cape of Good Hope SPCA spokesperson Belinda Abraham told News24. "He has definitely wormed his way into our hearts ...

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New artefacts from doomed Antarctic Expedition go on display in Gloucestershire - Gloucestershire Live

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Gloucestershire Live

New artefacts from doomed Antarctic Expedition go on display in Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire Live
Priceless new artefacts, some from the tragically doomed attempt by Captain Robert Falcon Scott's expedition to be the first to reach the South Pole, have been donated to Cheltenham. Edward Adrian Wilson, born and brought up in Cheltenham, was the ...

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How my Antarctic scientific expedition became a fight for survival - The Age

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 09:02

The Age

How my Antarctic scientific expedition became a fight for survival
The Age
Harsh Antarctic conditions bring an expedition to the brink of disaster, echoing the ill-fated voyage of Ernest Shackleton more than a century before.

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Antarctic explorer taking to the skies - The Irish World Newspaper

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 04:05

The Irish World Newspaper

Antarctic explorer taking to the skies
The Irish World Newspaper
Irish Antarctic explorer Tom Crean took to the skies last weekend as his image was put on the tail fin of a brand new aircraft for airline Norwegian. The portrait appears on one of Norwegian's brand new 737MAX aircraft which made its first ...

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Win an Antarctic Polar Adventure with Seven West Travel Club - Perth Now

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 03:36

Perth Now

Win an Antarctic Polar Adventure with Seven West Travel Club
Perth Now
Return Premium Economy flights for two, flying Air New Zealand from Perth to Buenos Aires. (Vauled at $9,188); A 14-day Crossing The Antarctic Circle voyage from Buenos Aires aboard the Ocean Endeavour. Tour departing Feb 27 2018. (Valued at $42,460).

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Antarctic Microbes Shape Nutrient Content of Snowmelt - Eos

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 07:08

Eos

Antarctic Microbes Shape Nutrient Content of Snowmelt
Eos
As climate change progresses, snowpacks are melting on Antarctica's Livingston Island, pictured here, as well as on the nearby Antarctic Peninsula. New research suggests that microbes living in and on the snow can accelerate melting and influence the ...

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Life on the Rocks: Climate Change and Antarctic Biodiversity - GlacierHub

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 07:03

GlacierHub

Life on the Rocks: Climate Change and Antarctic Biodiversity
GlacierHub
By now, it's a familiar story: climate change is melting glaciers in Antarctica, revealing an increasing proportion of ice-free terrain. The consequences of this melt are manifold, and one may be surprising: as more ground is bared, Antarctic ...

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Antarctic research subject of talk - Montrose Daily Press

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 03:13

Antarctic research subject of talk
Montrose Daily Press
What's it like to work in Antarctica? Olathe resident Jesse McGill knows from 10 years of living there and will share his experiences with a presentation July 27 in the Centennial Room (off Centennial Plaza) in Montrose. As an engineering technician ...

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The Antarctic ice shelf continues to crack. - Grist

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 16:00

Grist

The Antarctic ice shelf continues to crack.
Grist
The new rift in Larsen C emerged days after a Delaware-sized iceberg broke off from the ice shelf. Scientists aren't totally sure of the implications, but it seems the ice shelf isn't quite done breaking apart yet. The same team of British scientists ...

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Alfred Perez's 'Gao' From Antarctic Press Launches In October - Bleeding Cool News

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 14:16

Bleeding Cool News

Alfred Perez's 'Gao' From Antarctic Press Launches In October
Bleeding Cool News
Alfred Perez has been creating a mini-comic called Gao for a while now and as of October it will be printed and published. Antarctic Press will have Gao #1 by Perez out on comic book stands on October 25th. Cower at the presence of Gao, colossal kaiju ...

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Belarus eager to become consultative party to Antarctic Treaty - Belarus News (BelTA)

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 11:32

Belarus eager to become consultative party to Antarctic Treaty
Belarus News (BelTA)
MINSK, 19 July (BelTA) – Belarus intends to get the status of a consultative party to the Antarctic Treaty, BelTA learned from Aleksei Gaidashov, head of the Belarusian Antarctic expedition, before the session of the Belarusian interagency commission ...

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A Couple got Married in Sub-Zero Temperatures in the British Antarctic Territory are Giving us Love Goals! - India.com

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 04:58

India.com

A Couple got Married in Sub-Zero Temperatures in the British Antarctic Territory are Giving us Love Goals!
India.com
Their wedding was a two-day celebration, and the couple invited their 20 co-workers to attend their special day who works at the British Antarctic Survey's (BAS). British Antarctic Survey is the largest research station during the winter months. The ...
Brit couple the first to say I do in AntarcticaIndependent Online
Wedding bells in Antarctica: First ever official wedding on icy continentVoice of Journalists
Meet the first couple to get married in AntarcticaMid-Day
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Couple marry in first British Antarctic Territory - The Nation

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 21:00

The Nation

Couple marry in first British Antarctic Territory
The Nation
LONDON-Two polar guides have been married in the first official wedding ceremony in the British Antarctic Territory (BAT). Tom Sylvester and Julie Baum were married at the Rothera Research Station on Adelaide Island to the west of the Antarctic Peninsula.
First ever wedding takes place in British Antarctic TerritoryDaily Pioneer

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UNSW climate scientist awarded international prize for Antarctic research - Cosmos

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 17:31

Cosmos

UNSW climate scientist awarded international prize for Antarctic research
Cosmos
The annual US$100,000 international prize, awarded by the Tinker Foundation and administered by the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research, is designed to honour an individual whose work has enhanced the understanding and/or preservation of ...

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Researchers Marry In Antarctic, Ride Away On Snowmobile - WKRG

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 10:23

WKRG

Researchers Marry In Antarctic, Ride Away On Snowmobile
WKRG
The guest list included 20 fellow workers and the ceremony was performed by Paul Samways, the British Antarctic Magistrate. With the help of her colleagues, the bride wore a dress she made with a piece of an old, orange tent sewed in for 'something old ...
Couple marry in first British Antarctic Territory ceremonyBBC News
Couple become the first to marry in British Antarctic Territory after law changeSky News
Couple becomes first to wed in British Antarctic TerritoryNew York Post
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Couple makes history by being the 1st to marry in British Antarctic Territory - ABC News

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 09:42

Telegraph.co.uk

Couple makes history by being the 1st to marry in British Antarctic Territory
ABC News
A couple made history last weekend by being the first people to officially get married in the British Antarctic Territory. The two polar guides, Tom Sylvester and Julie Baum, got married on July 15 at the Rothera Research Station on Adelaide Island ...
British Antarctic Territory witnesses first weddingThe Hindu
British couple become first to marry in AntarcticTelegraph.co.uk
Pictures: First official wedding takes place in British Antarctic ...Independent.ie
Hindustan Times -International Business Times UK
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The New Antarctic Iceberg Is Big Enough for Runways, Water Mines, and Crazy Dance Parties - Bloomberg

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 08:15

Bloomberg

The New Antarctic Iceberg Is Big Enough for Runways, Water Mines, and Crazy Dance Parties
Bloomberg
If it stays south of the 60th parallel—the line of latitude that runs between Antarctica and the tip of South America—it will most likely be governed by the Antarctic Treaty of 1959, which froze nations' territorial claims to the continent and ...

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Researchers Identify Novel Avulaviruses in Antarctic Penguins - American Veterinarian

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 07:09

American Veterinarian

Researchers Identify Novel Avulaviruses in Antarctic Penguins
American Veterinarian
A team of researchers recently identified 3 genetically and antigenically distinct avulaviruses in Antarctic penguins. The team's findings, reported in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Emerging Infectious Diseases journal, “suggest that ...

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Antarctic iceberg a quarter the size of Wales starts to move out to sea - The Independent

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 04:57

The Independent

Antarctic iceberg a quarter the size of Wales starts to move out to sea
The Independent
A massive new iceberg has started to move away from Antarctica, new satellite images show. The pictures, taken by the Deimos1 satellite, show clear water between the berg, which is about a quarter the size of Wales, and the Larsen C Ice Shelf. There ...
Here's the size of the huge new Antarctic iceberg compared to SFCurbed SF
Drifting Antarctic iceberg A-68 opens up clear waterBBC News
A-68 is on the move: Latest images show newly-created iceberg the size of Delaware is now surrounded by clear waterDaily Mail
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