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Geography

Antarctica is the largest and most pristine wilderness on Earth, and an unrivalled natural laboratory for scientific research. Explore this section to discover fascinating facts about this amazing part of our planet.

Blue Ice, Arrera Channel, Antarctic Peninsula

Ice

Everything you need to know about ice

Two Step Cliffs

Rock

Travel back through geological time

NASA image of the ozone hole over Antarctica (NASA)

Ozone

The discovery that changed the world!

A large storm off Antarctica.

Weather

Learn about weird weather phenomena

Biologist using a BAS map of Bird Island during field work

Maps

If you're working in Antarctica or just visiting, it's more than likely you will need maps