08 Aug 2023Global Warming
Ice loss, and heat waves among other extreme events in Antarctica, are almost 'certain' to become more frequent, signaling the need for urgent action to limit global warming to the Paris Agreement target of 1.5 degrees Celsius.
25 Apr 2023Lifestyle
Penguins are adorable and there's no denying this fact.
20 Apr 2023Climate Change
Climate change impacts are getting more serious by the day. Loss of ice cover in Greenland and Antarctica has increased five-fold since the 1990s, as per Ice Sheet Mass Balance Intercomparison Exercise (IMBIE), which is funded by NASA and European Space Agency (ESA).
10 Mar 2023Climate Change
The Antarctic sea ice cover reached its lowest in February this year.
20 Jan 2023NASA
NASA recently posted a picture of an iceberg in Antarctica, but it is not a conventional one.
11 Nov 2022Pacific Ocean
A-76A, which is the world's largest iceberg, has drifted away from its icy home in Antarctica.
18 Aug 2022Travel And Tourism
Antarctica, the southernmost continent of Earth, spells adventure for tourists despite being the world's most isolated region.
12 Aug 2022Global Warming
We know that Antarctica has been changing in an unprecedented way, losing more ice than ever. However, a NASA-led study based on satellite imagery has found that the ice continent has lost more ice than previous estimates.
22 Dec 2021Royal Enfield Himalayan
Chennai-based Royal Enfield is celebrating its 120th anniversary in style.
20 May 2021Science and Technology
An enormous slab of ice, almost four times the size of New York City, has broken off the coast of Antarctica, becoming the largest iceberg currently afloat in the world.
23 Dec 2020Coronavirus
The coronavirus pandemic has reached Antarctica, which had thus far been free of the deadly virus.
01 Sep 2020Instagram
Ed Sheeran is now a dad! He has shared this happy news on his Instagram handle today.
13 Dec 2019University Of California
For decades, scientists have wondered what lies beneath the ice sheets of Antarctica. Well, as per new findings, the White continent has been hiding a whole lot from us.
20 Jan 2019Uttar Pradesh
They say impossible actually means "I am possible" and Aparna Kumar has proved it. Last Sunday, Kumar became the first female IPS officer to conquer the South Pole.
03 Jul 2018Abu Dhabi
The threat posed by depletion of water resources is real. While conserving water and harvesting rain-water are suggested to evade a crisis, a firm in UAE has set on an astounding path.
02 Apr 2018BBC
Meena Rajput, a 37-year-old British-Indian woman, is on her way back from a three-month expedition in the Antarctic, documenting its unique wildlife to create earth's largest protected area, an ocean sanctuary.
18 Mar 2018Hindustan Aeronautics Limited
Fifty-six-year-old ISRO scientist Mangala Mani had never visited a place with snow. And temperatures in Antarctica can fall to a chilling -90 degrees Celsius.
03 Nov 2017India
A 43-scientist team from Goa-based National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research (NCAOR) is reportedly undertaking the first Indian "under-ice mooring" expedition to the Southern Ocean in December.
12 Aug 2017Food
Conservators from the Antarctic Heritage Trust have uncovered a British fruitcake that is 106 years old from Antarctica.
20 May 2017Climate Change
At a conference in Sada, nestled in the quiet town of Vasco in Goa, gathered a congregation of "Antarcticans", a term used for people who have explored the desolate continent.
14 Dec 2016World
14 December, 1911 was the first time an expedition successfully reached the South Pole.
29 Oct 2016Vladimir Putin
Delegates from the European-Union and 24 nations have agreed to create the world's largest marine protected area in Antarctica's Ross Sea.