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Antarctica

Night in Antarctica

Night in Antarctica

Martin Heck of Timestorm Films journeyed to the South Pole to bring us this time-lapse footage of the colorful, dancing lights of the Aurora Australis. With nighttime temperatures as below -70°C/-95°F, he needed special housings to ensure the cameras didn’t fail.

Thom Yorke: Hands off the Antarctic

Thom Yorke: Hands off the Antarctic

Radiohead’s Thom Yorke teamed up with Greenpeace to release an instrumental piece to help support nature conservation in one of the world’s most precious locations. The track is accompanied by dramatic black and white footage captured by the ship Arctic Sunrise.

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Seal of Disapproval

Seal of Disapproval

Several years back, British researchers on an exploratory mission in Antarctica came back to their inflatable boat to discover an unwanted guest had taken over, and he didn’t seem to want them to leave.

Polar Ice Cube Trays

Polar Ice Cube Trays
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Designer Atsuhiro Hayashi’s ice cubes float polar bears and penguins on mini glaciers in your drinks, while their gradual melting reminds us of the impact of global warming on the polar icecaps.

Penguins vs. Airplanes

Penguins vs. Airplanes

There’s a rumor that planes flying over the heads of penguins makes them fall over and unable to right themselves, causing mass casualties. Russia Today’s reporters get to the bottom the story.

Antarctica Street View

Antarctica Street View

We knew that Google Street View was a cool way to explore big cities and country backroads, but we had no idea they had POV shots of Antarctica. No cars. Just snow, rocks, and lots of penguins.

Kensington Tours: Antarctica

Kensington Tours: Antarctica
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Kensington Tours now offers travel packages to Antarctica. Trek to ice waves and ice caves, see a massive emperor penguin colony, go kite skiing, ice and mountain climbing and more.

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