Category: Antarctica

Meanwhile Russia and China Want To Annex Antarctica And Its 513 Billion Barrels Of Oil

Moscow has now set its sights on the world’s most underexplored continent, Antarctica. And its 513 billion barrels of oil and gas equivalent. Given the march that it has stolen on everyone else in the exploration and development of oil and gas resources in the Arctic region, it should come as little surprise to anyone […] Read More

Scientists Baffled After Antarctic Pond Turns Purple

Why did this Antarctic pond turn bright purple? Nobody really knows. In the last few weeks, there have been several reports of snow and water turning red, for example in Antarctica, Kazakhstan and in Russia. But, a few days ago, scientists were left completely baffled when a pond of water near Palmer Station has turned bright purple overnight… And […] Read More

Mysterious Blood Flowing Like Falls in Antarctica

Is Mother Earth bleeding from its womb? Well this mysterious place in Antarctica is called Blood Falls. 2 million years ago the Taylor Glacier sealed off a small body of water that contained a community of microbes. This small pool of wild animals has not seen oxygen, sunlight or heat since that time. As the […] Read More