Antarctica

Antarctica

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:10:00 GMT
HMS Protector and RRS Shackleton support 100 scientists researching Antarctica glacier
Royal Navy survey ship HMS Protector smashed through nearly 300 miles of Antarctic ice to help scientists begin a five-year mission to understand how West Antarctica is contributing to global sea-level rise.

Fri, 11 Jan 2019 12:39:00 GMT
World oceans warming up more rapidly, caution US and Chinese scientists
The world's oceans are heating up at an accelerating pace as global warming threatens a diverse range of marine life and a major food supply for the planet, researchers said on Thursday. The findings in the US journal Science, ...

Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:09:00 GMT
Falklander leads Shackleton's “Endurance” search team in Weddell Sea
Following on from Penguin News’ interview last week with Islander Mensun Bound, who was involved in the search for the Argentine submarine Ara San Juan, Mr Bound spoke of his current project, the search for Shackleton’s shi...

Fri, 04 Jan 2019 03:18:00 GMT
Falkland Islander in expedition to locate Shackleton's stricken "Endurance" in Antarctica
An Antarctic scientific expedition aiming to understand the secrets of a giant iceberg will also attempt to locate Ernest Shackleton’s stricken Endurance in the Weddell Sea, according to reports in The Guardian.

Fri, 28 Dec 2018 09:05:00 GMT
Buenos Aires public transport rates up 40% in three months, beginning January
The Argentine government announced on Thursday new increases in public transport rates, some 40% on average that will apply from next January to travel by bus, train and metro.

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