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McMurdo Sound Antarctica

Read about the Antarctica bases and learn about some of the things that scientists focus on when working at them.

Drake Passage

Read about the Antarctica bases and learn about some of the things that scientists focus on when working at them.

Antarctica Stations

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Deception Island

Read about the Antarctica bases and learn about some of the things that scientists focus on when working at them.

Casey station view

Australian bases in Antarctica and the subantarctic

Davis station view

Australian bases in Antarctica and the subantarctic

Mawson station view

Australian bases in Antarctica and the subantarctic

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Polar Week: five facts and the units are inseparable

antarctica stamps - Google Search

antarctica stamps - Google Search

Lemaire Channel

Read about the Antarctica bases and learn about some of the things that scientists focus on when working at them.

Religion in Antarctica - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Memorial Cross at Cape Evans erected by the Ross Sea Party. Photo: Alan Light, CC BY

(919.89 DAY) Antarctica: A Biography by David Day. " David Day's biography of Antarctica describes in fascinating detail every aspect of this vast land's history: the exploration, scientific investigation, and geopolitics..." Put it on hold here: http://vulcan.bham.lib.al.us/search~S1?/Xantarctica+a+biography&SORT=D&searchscope=1/Xantarctica+a+biography&SORT=D&searchscope=1&SUBKEY=antarctica+a+biography/1%2C25%2C25%2CB/frameset&FF=Xantarctica+a+biography&SORT=D&searchscope=1&1%2C1%2C

Antarctica : a biography / David Day: Explains the history of Antarctica, focusing on the explorers and sailors drawn to the continent, the scientific investigations that have taken place there, and the geopolitical implications of the landmass.

Damoy Hut (1975), Wiencke Island. Photo: *christopher*, CC BY

Photo: *christopher*, CC BY

Base at Dumont d'Urville, ca. 2006.

Although Antarctica was first discovered in the century by seal hunters, French explorer Jules-Sebastien-Cesar Dumont d'Urville raised the French flag on the Adelie Coast, January

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After coming ashore on Feb. Mikkelsen helped raise the Norwegian flag atop a cairn on Ingrid Christensen Land.

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