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Going back in time


This animated map travels back from the present day, 180 million years to the time of Gondwanaland, showing how the continents have changed shape and position.

Sizing up Antarctica – activity screenshot

Sizing up Antarctica - activity screenshot

How big is Antarctica? Use this activity to help you work out the answer. Compare the size of Antarctica to the sizes of the other continents. Find out how time of day is decided on Antarctica, where sunrise and sunset can take a very long time to come around!