Researchers believe they have successfully mapped every known species that lives the Antarctic ocean, creating an atlas that they hope will make the effects of climate change in the region easier to track.
Russian researchers are withdrawing earlier statements that they had found a new type of bacteria, seemingly unrelated to all known organisms on the planet, from the ancient subglacial Lake Vostok. It turns out they are just contaminants.
A U.S. team has successfully retrieved the first clean samples from subglacial Lake Whillans.
Russian researchers announced that they have successfully retrieved clean samples from Lake Vostok in Antarctica.
Scientists have discovered a diverse group of bacteria thriving in the brine of an Antarctic lake that lies beneath 60 feet of ice.
Ocean acidification is corroding the shells of tiny marine snails living around Antarctic seas, making them susceptible to predator attacks, finds a new study.
A new study sheds light on how Antarctic leopard seals consume smaller prey.