Huge subglacial lake discovered underneath Antarctica's ice
April 26, 2016, 3:41 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The hidden lake could contain species that have been isolated for tens of millions of years.
Enormous subglacial lake discovered under Antarctic Ice Sheet
April 26, 2016, 2:57 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Researchers studying the geology hidden under the thick ice have stumbled upon a new, untouched body of water second in size only to Lake Vostok.
Ozone hole nears record-breaking size again
November 12, 2015, 10:56 a.m. by Elizabeth Newbern, LiveScience
The hole over Antarctica has actually been shrinking over the past few years.
Cosmic neutrinos detected in Antarctic ice
August 21, 2015, 10:01 a.m. by Jesse Emspak, LiveScience
The IceCube Neutrino Observatory discovered the mysterious extragalactic particles.
Antarctica's Larsen ice shelf on the verge of collapse
May 18, 2015, 11:05 a.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The ice shelf won't contribute to sea level rise, but the glaciers that fed into it will.
What's the cause of Antarctica's 'Blood Falls'?
April 29, 2015, 9:47 a.m. by Becky Oskin
The organisms that thrive in the Dry Valleys could give scientists insights into Mars's history.
Antarctica's ice shelves are thinning fast
March 30, 2015, 10:14 a.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Ice shelves don't contributed to sea level rise, but their collapse can result in glaciers melting faster than they normally would.
Secret hideout helped penguins survive the ice age
March 10, 2015, 10:59 a.m. by Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Due to the extreme cold and then larger land area, penguins had to be choosy about where they set up breeding areas.