CIA World Factbook
Lots of general information and statistics about Antarctica.
Photos and in-depth information about the first explorers and
American military presence on Antarctica from the American Society of
This site, from a marine biologist and teacher in the United Kingdom,
includes photographs, wildlife information, recent news articles and
more. Select Pictures of Antarctica, Antarctica Fact File, Links or
News Update for homework-related information.
If you have ever wanted to travel to Antarctica as a tourist, this is
the source for what you need to know. From the Lonely Planet.
Under Antarctic Ice
This National Science Foundation-sponsored expedition produced stunning
photos of the ice, biology and geography of Antarctica, taken both from
the ground and from underwater.
FAQ on Antarctica
Questions and answers from a researcher at the South Pole.
This Rice University site gives a broad range of information about
the geography, life, ice, oceans and weather of Antarctica, as well
as what it is like to live and work there.
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