This site contains pictures, general information and a travel guide of Antarctica.
Learn more about the research NSF is doing in the Antarctic. NSF manages the U.S. Antarctic Program, which coordinates almost all U.S. science on the continent, including research carried out by other federal agencies.
Rich in multimedia, this special report explains all there is to know about the U.S. South Pole Station.
Read about what scientific research the British Antarctic Survey has done in and around the Antarctic continent.
The aim of the Convention is to conserve marine life of the Southern Ocean.
NOAA is a federal agency focused on the condition of the oceans and the atmosphere.
Read the NOAA’s frequently asked questions about global warming.
The role of the IPCC is to assess on a comprehensive, objective, open and transparent basis the scientific, technical and socio-economic information relevant to understanding the scientific basis of risk of human-induced climate change, its potential impacts and options for adaptation and mitigation.
Research on global warming, its causes and effects, greenhouse gas emissions trends, environmental impacts, and possible solutions.
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Antarctica: The End of the Earth
Under Antarctic Ice