The Icy Reaches of Antarctica Are Breathtakingly Beautiful
But Antarctica is enormous in scale, beautiful like no other place on earth and wild beyond your imagination. Travel with us to the breathtaking icy reaches of Antarctica. 1. The density of ice and lack of air bubbles gives the ice a striking blue color Source: 23am.com 2.
24 Amazing Antarctica Facts to Thrill Your Friends With
Antarctica, the world's most southerly continent, is certainly the only part of the world that is on no one's bucket list. Hardly anybody ever thinks of coming here, and consequently, very little is known about Antarctica.
Come on an Expedition to Antarctica - A Frozen Wonderland
Richard Sidey Expedition Photography nature, penguins, Antarctica, expedition The southernmost continent is probably the least explored landmass on earth, and it is also a place of miraculous beauty.
The Life that Exists Below Antarctica is Truly Mesmerizing
National Geographic photographer Laurent Ballesta took a plunge below the ice cold sea and embarked on the deepest dive ever made under Antarctica, in which he captured both thriving plants and animals. Here's what he saw: Click on images to enlarge 1. A penguin swims past a diver nearby.
12 Photos That Show How Dazzling Antarctica Can Be
Antarctica is the coldest place on Earth. It is famously known as "the land of snow and ice" as the continent is almost always covered in thick sheets of ice that can reach up to an average of 2,450m (8038 ft).
Did You Know That Once Upon a Time Antarctica Was Green?
Antarctica, that ice-covered landmass, has been virtually uninhabited for thousands of years. However, scientists have now revealed that the continent actually used to have a green and lush past.
The Penguins of Antarctica Lead Such Amazing Lives.
A Gentoo type penguin trying to navigate on the snowy soil of Antarctica. Oamaru, New Zealnad is one of the only places you'll find a sign like this, because a colony of blue penguins that live a few miles out of town, any come out of the water as the sun sets.
Making New Friends In Antarctica - Amazing Tale!
Paul Nicklen, describes his most amazing experience as a National Geographic photographer (our dream job) - coming face-to-face with one of Antarctica's most vicious predator and befriending it. Now Paul may be an amazing photographer, but apparently he's not much of a Leopard Seal.
The Land of White and Blue - Beautiful!
There is always something mysterious about Antarctica, the land that time has seemingly forgot.
A Most Beautiful Exploration of the Ocean Floor
It is with the help of this technology that, for the first time in our history, we can explore not only the bottom of the great oceans but, as you're about to see, the great underside of Antarctica and the ocean floor below it. There are some amazing sights to behold in those freezing depths.
These Men Were the Stars of the Heroic Age
Although Roald Amundsen and his team became the first men ever to reach the South Pole back in 1911, an Australian geologist by the name of Douglas Mawson also led an expedition to Antarctica during that year.
Scientists Have Found a 1.5-Million-Strong Penguin Colony
Scientists have recently discovered a previously-unknown, 1.5 million-bird-strong, penguin colony hidden in plain sight in the remote Danger Islands in Antarctica – more than the rest of the entire Antarctic Peninsula combined. This discovery is amazing for two reasons.
The Uncompromising Beauty of the Southern Pole...
Antarctica. A land ruled by the color white, the silence of ice and snow. But at night, in the huge, black skies above the icy desert, one can see incredible colors zooming across the great void.
Icebergs Ahead! These 18 Amazing Photos Are Just the Tip...
Jutting iceberg, Antarctica The phrase 'tip of the iceberg', comes from the fact that only around 10% of an iceberg can be seen floating above the waters, as this image perfectly illustrates. 3.
Watch Penguin Chicks Hatch in this Beautiful Nature Video
Beautiful Nature: Penguin Chicks Hatching nature, animals, video, penguins, birds, wildlife, Antarctica This fascinating video uses hidden cameras to capture the moments when baby penguins emerge from their shells, ready to be shown off by their proud dads.
There Are So Many Reasons for Us to Love Penguins
They are one of nature's great survivors - living in the icy climes of Antarctica and the Sub-antarctic, often in huge colonies crammed full of mating pairs and young families. Enjoy these beautiful photos of penguins, while learning more about these fascinating birds via the information provided.
Did You Know About the Strange Lives of Polar Dinosaurs?
Discover the Lost World of Arctic Dinosaurs video, baba recommends, Prehistoric, Antarctica, dinosaurs, nature facts, animal kingdom, nature and landscape Discover the lost and rarely-discussed world of cold-weather dinosaurs who once chilled in the Arctic region.
Penguins: The Fancy Flightless Fowls of the Animal Kingdom
Chinstrap penguin (Pygoscelis Antarctica) (By Andrew Shiva, Wikimedia Commons ) (By US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Wikimedia Commons ) (By Lewnwdc77, Wikimedia Commons ) This penguin is found all across the various shores and islands in the Southern Pacific Ocean and the Antarctic
Seals and Sea Lions Belong to an Entire Class of Their Own
It is a true seal and is widely distributed across the coastline of Antarctica. This species is actually the most abundant species of seal on the planet, which has been attributed to its diet of Antarctic Krill, which is also available in the Southern Ocean in massive droves.
Walking in a Winter Wonderland - Beautiful!
The coldest temperature ever recorded was -128 degrees Celsius (-198.4 degrees Fahrenheit) in Antarctica in 1983. Ice covers over 10 percent of the Earth's landmass and forms seven percent of the oceans.
This Must Be How God Sees the World.
Betsiboka River, Madagascar Southwestern Europe Vancouver, Canada New York/New Jersey, United States Moselle River, Germany Nardò, Italy Bamenjing Reservoir, Cameroon, Africa Argentinean Coast United States of America Northern Europe with Northern Lights in the distance Southern Lights near Australia and Antarctica
The Most Beautiful Places Time Has Forgotten...
Wonderland Amusement Park outside Beijing, China Fishing hut on a lake in Germany Holland Island in the Chesapeake Bay The Kerry Way walking path between Sneem and Kenmare in Ireland Pripyat, Ukraine 15th century monastery in the Black Forest in Germany The remains of the Pegasus in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica
The Stunning Coastlines of Our World!
From Italy to Antarctica, we love coastlines: The beaches, the sights, the unique atmosphere coastal towns always seem to have. These are beautiful sights. So let's have a look at a few of the most beautiful coastlines from around the world. The Stunning Coastlines of Our World!
30 Reasons Why Icebergs are Incredible.
Antarctica. The word 'iceberg' comes from Dutch and means 'ice mountain'. That makes a lot of sense. The colors of an iceberg can tell us a lot about its nature and origin. White icebergs have a lot of air bubbles trapped inside them.