Antarctica

01.20.16
Internet of Things could save lives during Antarctic expedition
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Internet of Things could save lives during Antarctic expedition

The Belgian Antarctic expedition will use Sigfox's wireless tech to ensure they don't get lost in snowstorms.

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06.03.15
Sensor-equipped seals deliver goldmine of climate data
06.03.15

Sensor-equipped seals deliver goldmine of climate data

Seals with sensors have been roaming Antarctica's seas for over a decade and the trove of data the...

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11.14.13
What to pack for a long, lonely trek across the Antarctic
11.14.13

What to pack for a long, lonely trek across the Antarctic

Captain Robert Falcon Scott's mission to become the first to reach the South Pole famously ended i...

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01.14.13
Researchers end quest to drill through 3km of ice after fuel runs low
01.14.13

Researchers end quest to drill through 3km of ice after fuel runs low

Sad to say, but British researchers have called off their quest to drill through the 3km-thick she...

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12.03.12
Researchers to bore through 3km of Antarctic ice, seek organisms isolated for 100K years
12.03.12

Researchers to bore through 3km of Antarctic ice, seek organisms isolated for 100K years

UK researchers are ready to see if life can exist in one of the harshest environments on the plane...

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07.17.12
Street View heads back to the Antarctic, visits historic landmarks (video)
07.17.12

Street View heads back to the Antarctic, visits historic landmarks (video)

View Larger Map Google has already taken us on a trip to the frigid shores of Antarctica before....

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