Better Life in Antarctica With Hidden Secrets

Better Life in Antarctica With Hidden Secrets

Research has recently been published in the journal Nature, about Antarctica having a diversity of live, rich species living on the frozen desert. Antarctica may provide a better life in the future, as its hidden secrets continue to be uncovered. Scientists have found that Antarctica’s biodiversity is larger and more diverse than they have imagined, […]

Tragic Mauling in Antarctica Being Investigated

Tragic Mauling in Antarctica Being Investigated

The tragic leopard seal mauling endured by British scientist Kirsty Brown, which occurred during a research study in¬†Antarctica, is now being investigated. The incident of the marine biologist’s untimely death, which took¬†place summer of 2013, is said to the first leopard seal attack of its kind to have occurred on the icy continent. Last year, […]

Unique Penguin Flu Virus Identified in Antarctica

Unique Penguin Flu Virus Identified in Antarctica

A study by the World Health Organization (WHO) found a unique strain of bird flu in the Adelie penguins of Antarctica, which is now dubbed the penguin flu. It most closely resembles a strain called H3N8, which is a bird flu strain that dated back to the 1960s. Though it is not fatal or transmittable […]

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