Antarctica

Friday, September 8, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017

Researchers claim there are signs of life underneath Antarctic ice

Researchers claim there are signs of life underneath Antarctic ice

Researchers claim there are signs of life underneath Antarctic ice

The study, conducted by the Australian National University, found life could exist in a network of caves created by volcanic activity underneath glaciers

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Iceberg four times larger than London breaks away from Antarctic ice shelf

Iceberg 100 times heavier than monster which sunk the Titanic breaks off in Antarctica

Iceberg 100 times heavier than monster which sunk the Titanic breaks off

The chunk of ice is roughly 6,000 square kilometres in size - four times bigger than London

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Massive iceberg in Antarctica about to split from main body of ice

Iceberg four times bigger than London about to split from Antarctica

Iceberg four times bigger than London about to split from Antarctica

The iceberg is twice the size of Moscow

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Penguin population estimate increases by millions following new research

New research shows there are millions more penguins than everyone thought

New research shows there are millions more penguins than everyone thought

Researchers have studied the population of East Antarctica’s Adelie penguin and found there are actually around six million of the species, more than double previous estimates

Monday, March 13, 2017

Monday, March 13, 2017

The return of Boaty McBoatface - name is given to yellow mini-submarine

Boaty McBoatface transforms into yellow submarine - and prepares for maiden voyage

Boaty McBoatface transforms into submarine - and prepares for maiden voyage

The name originally topped a poll for a new polar research ship in 2016

Monday, November 21, 2016

Monday, November 21, 2016

'Pyramids' have been discovered in Antarctica

Snow joke – scientists stunned by 'Pyramids' discovered in Antarctica

'Pyramids' have been discovered in Antarctica

Scientists have been shocked by images produced by Google Earth, which appear to show pyramids in Antarctica, bearing a resemblance to the pyramids of Giza in Egypt

Friday, September 23, 2016

Friday, September 23, 2016

New bird flu strain is posing a threat to penguins in Antarctica

New bird flu strain is posing a threat to penguins in Antarctica

New bird flu strain is posing a threat to penguins in Antarctica

Scientists have warned a new strain of bird flu could pose a threat to penguins in Antarctica, and there are fears that more deadly diseases may follow

Monday, September 19, 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016

'There's a lot of similarities between Antarctica and space flight', doctor Beth Healey reveals more about space research in Antarctica

'Antarctica is the perfect place to study space'

'Antarctica is the perfect place to study space'

European Space Agency researcher Beth Healey talks us through her experience in the freezing cold of Antarctica

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Warm showers, cold flannels and keeping your sheets in the freezer: talkRADIO's guide to summer sleep

Warm showers, cold flannels and keeping your sheets in the freezer: talkRADIO's guide to summer sleep

Summer sleep: Warm showers, cold flannels and keeping your sheets in the freezer

Sleep expert Sammy Margo tells Jonny Gould and Ash how stay cool and snooze in a heatwave