Antarctica

COURTESY JYNNE MARTIN
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February 04, 2014

A hot spot for scientists, art is also alive and well in Antarctica

January 31, 2014

At work with scientists in Antarctica

January 29, 2014

Scientists research penguin chicks to learn about their colonies

January 27, 2014

Scientists find tiny life forms and ancient animal remains in a cold desert

January 24, 2014

Getting there is a trip, but the work being done there is remarkable

January 23, 2014

Cartographers help unlock the continent’s secrets

January 22, 2014

Everything from food to fuel must be brought to Antarctica

January 21, 2014

Antarctica attracts a diverse and talented group of people

January 17, 2014

The adventure begins with a flight on a plane outfitted with skis

January 15, 2014

The journey begins with a visit to a warehouse to get the right gear

January 06, 2014

The National Science Foundation funds polar research. The U.S. agency is taking TFK on an icy adventure.

January 06, 2014

Read a bio about David Bjerklie, a science writer traveling to the icy continent for TIME For Kids

January 06, 2014

For Teachers: Download these free printable activities to teach your students about Antarctica

January 06, 2014

View a map and learn about the features of this frigid continent

January 06, 2014

Get a few fun facts about Antarctica

January 07, 2014
View a time line of historic Antarctic explorations
January 03, 2011
View a slide show about some of the animals that live in Antarctica
January 08, 2014

Take a virtual look inside the shelter used by early Antarctic explorer Ernest Shackleton

January 06, 2014

A story of 28 brave men who survived against all odds in Antarctica

September 28, 2012

Explorer Johan Ernst Nilson set out on a journey from the North Pole to the South Pole

January 03, 2014

A helicopter crew rescues passengers on a research ship trapped in the Antarctic ice

February 13, 2012

Russians drill down to a lake in Antarctica that has been covered by ice for millions of years

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