Information about the work of contemporary researchers in Antarctica.
Science and exploration section docs
Blank base map of Antarctica for students to use in projects.
Complete the timeline and learn about what it takes to get all the way to Rothera Research Station in the Antarctic Peninsula. You’ll need to think of everything before you’re allowed to venture out to collect your data as a fully-fledged Antarctic scientist.
Word alternative to interactive activity. See Prepare to travel south.
What are the differences and similarities between the North and South Poles?
An investigation of the collapse of ice shelves in relation to climatic variables.
ArcScene software is not normally used in schools and is an extension to the ArcGIS package. The example investigates ice elevation and bed elevation data in Antarctica.
Produce a modern version of the South Polar Times newspaper!
Diagram showing the earth’s atmosphere and its different layers.
Data collected on January 12, 2009 near Rothera Research Station.
Data collected on January 12, 2009 at Ryder Bay, northern Marguerite Bay, Antarctica, near Rothera Research Station.