An Adelie penguin arrives at the New Harbor research station near McMurdo Station in Antarctica on November 11, 2016.Secretary of State John Kerry is travelling to Antarctica, New Zealand, Oman, the United Arab Emirates, Morocco and will attend the APEC summit in Peru later in the month. / AFP PHOTO / AFP POOL / MARK RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)
An image released by NASA in November of the rift in the Larsen C ice shelf.
Scientists are seeking increased environmental protections after an entire breeding season of Adelie penguin chicks was wiped out in a key colony in east Antarctica. Only two chicks survived the massi...
Scientists say climate change is prompting "unprecedented" ecological change across the Antarctic Peninsula, which is home to these Gentoo and chinstrap penguins.
WASHINGTON — When it splits off, the Delaware-sized chunk of ice now barely clinging to one of Antarctica's largest ice shelves will become one of the most massive icebergs in recorded history,...
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Antarctica, the desolate southernmost continent boasting the coldest climate on Earth, usually brings to mind visions of ice, snow and penguins. But global warming is transforming Antarctica's icy exp...
A Japanese whaling fleet has returned to port after killing more than 300 minke whales in its annual Antarctic hunt. The fleet set sail for the Southern Ocean in November, defying global criticism, an...
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What, you thought it was all just a joke?
Huh, it’s almost like the climate is changing.
You thought we had one, didn't you?