The first explorer to gather evidence of antarctica's existence was captain james cook between 1772 and 1775 it was not until subsequent expeditions (1819-1820) by william smith and james.
A team of marine researchers funded by the national science foundation (nsf) has discovered a three-way conflict raging at the microscopic level in the frigid waters off antarctica over. Antarctica is a place where ozone hole was discovered recently over 70 lakes have also been discovered and among them, the largest one is lake vostok scientists have discovered new.
Rrs discovery - ships of the polar explorers the ship discovery was built especially for scott's expedition in 1901 to make an attempt on the south pole, a wooden sailing ship with. Antarctic discovery: a massive valley under the ice researchers have discovered an ancient valley deeper than the grand canyon under west antarctica the finding is both a window into the.
Antarctica history, timeline of key events in the , exploration and discovery. Antarctica (uk: / æ n ˈ t ɑːr k t if life is discovered in lake vostok, it would strengthen the argument for the possibility of life on europa on 7 february 2008, a nasa team embarked.
A mysterious hole as big as the state of maine has been spotted in antarctica’s winter sea ice cover the hole was discovered by researchers about a month ago the team, comprised of.
A new section of coast is discovered and radio is used for the first time in antarctica 1915: in october, ernest shackleton has a plan to cross the continent but is forced to abandon this. Antarctica - discovery of the antarctic poles: national and personal prestige in attaining the earth’s poles, as well as territorial acquisition and scientific inquiry, provided strong.
Some histories consider the discovery expedition, which departed in 1901, as the first proper expedition of the heroic age) the belgian antarctic expedition was led by belgian adrian de. Discovering antarctica is an award winning interactive educational website for schools from the royal geographical society and british antarctic survey.