Sat, 22 Jun 2024 06:37:00 GMT
BAS three winter stations celebrate the longest night in Antarctica
June 21st marks the longest night in Antarctica and a very special Midwinter’s Day with 47 people or ‘winterers’ living and working at British Antarctic Survey’s (BAS) three winter stations: Rothera on the Antarctic pen...

Sat, 22 Jun 2024 06:18:00 GMT
IAATO measures and short term priorities for the coming 2024/25 Antarctica season
The International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators (IAATO) has announced a series of enhanced responsible tourism measures and short-term priorities as its members prepare for the 2024-25 season in Antarctica. According...

Tue, 18 Jun 2024 11:58:00 GMT
State of Cetaceans 2024, ORCA report in oceans worldwide
Marine Conservation Charity ORCA’s “State of the Cetaceans 2024”, (*) report is a fascinating glimpse into how the world’s whales and dolphins are coping with human impacts on the ocean. It analyses the extraordinary 33...

Mon, 10 Jun 2024 09:10:00 GMT
Antarctica tour companies working closely with IAATO in conservation measures
Data collected by tour companies operating in Antarctica is bolstering conservation measures for whales and seals along the region’s Peninsula, according to a piece by Travel and Tour World news site.

Sat, 08 Jun 2024 09:46:00 GMT
Unprotected red hydrocoral species found in Strait of Magellan
Scientists in southern Chile have found in the Strait of Magellan a type of red hydrocoral, consisting of immobile animals similar in appearance to a plant or a rock. The specimens of "Errina Antarctica" were discovered in the ...