The football-like fossil has puzzled scientists since it was found in Antarctica almost a decade ago.
June 17, 2020 • ~2 min
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The ice shelves surrounding the Antarctic coastline retreated at speeds of up to 50 metres per day at the end of the last Ice Age, far more rapid than the satellite-derived retreat rates observed today, new research has found.
May 28, 2020 • ~6 min
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Fighting boredom with banjos and Russian grammar – tips from polar explorers for surviving months of isolation
A strong mind was key to surviving the monotony faced by Antarctic explorers enduring the isolation of long, remote winters.
March 30, 2020 • ~7 min
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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will celebrate the introduction of the UK's new polar research vessel.
Sept. 26, 2019 • ~5 min
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