A team of scientists investigating one of the most remote regions in the Antarctica have embarked on their pioneering expedition.Read the full story ›
Captain Lou Rudd also sets the record for the the most expedition miles covered in the frozen continentRead the full story ›
A British army captain attempting to become the first person to make a solo crossing of Antarctica says his body is "taking a hammering".Read the full story ›
Scientists warn of the serious effects overfishing and climate change has to seabed around Antarctica.Read the full story ›
Two Emperor penguins couldn't resist the opportunity to take a selfie when an Australian Antarctic expeditioner left his camera on the ice.Read the full story ›
The army team were welcomed home after becoming the first all-female group to cross Antarctica using muscle power alone.Read the full story ›
A group of soldiers has broken an Antarctica record by becoming the first all-female team to cross the continent using only muscle power.Read the full story ›
A leaping penguin has surprised two Australian researchers who were collecting water samples in Antarctica.
The flightless bird shot up from underwater and into the researchers' rubber boat, checking out a few bags on board before it jumped back into the sea.
Researcher Matt McKay captured the incident on camera during a expedition in Newcomb Bay near Casey research station, a permanent outpost run by the Australian Antarctic Division.
After becoming the first man to walk to both poles, Robert Swan and his son are walking to the South Pole using only renewable energy.Read the full story ›
The vast iceberg weighing more than a trillion tonnes had been 'hanging by a thread' until this week.Read the full story ›