Tests in the “remote and pristine wilderness” of Antarctica have revealed the presence of tiny pieces of plastic and hazardous chemicals in water and snow, Greenpeace said.
A huge Antarctic glacier which could collapse within decades, causing a rapid rise in sea levels, will be the subject of a joint UK-US research project.
A region of ice the size of Greater London vanished from the edge of Antarctica between 2010 and 2016, a new British-led study has shown.
A pair of soldiers who were part of the first all-female group to cross Antarctica by muscle power alone have visited an Aberdeen school.
Two penguins in Antarctica took a video selfie after coming across an unattended camera and it has made for some rather interesting footage.
Scientists have stumbled across a “supercolony” of penguins on an island in the Antarctic Peninsula relatively untouched by human activity.
A fascinating video of ice being dropped 90 metres into an Antarctic glacier has been shared thousands of times on Twitter – and it’s sure to appeal to your inner child.
Aberdeen scientists have embarked on a mission to the bottom of the planet.
Ancient penguins about the size of a grown man may have waddled around the planet about 59 million years ago, new research suggests.
A STONEHAVEN man will make a bid to become the first Scot and the youngest Brit to undertake a solo, unassisted and unsupported expedition to the South Pole.