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Posted by Fernapple
"In old age, we all regret not having killed laziness in ourselves." Epicurus.
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General & Hellos
Nov 27, 2022Nov 2022

Posted by BBJong
Watching a documentary on Antarctica it was mentioned that there is a CHAPPLE ( religion ) building located there. Why waste the space/ is there a " preacher- reverend- pastor " ?/ who determines what goes on there? Since no country has ...
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Freedom from Religion Foundation
Nov 21, 2022Nov 2022

Posted by Robecology
A Freedom From Religion post on Twitter...sharing with you this Monday! Have a pleasant week!
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Posts
Sep 17, 2022Sep 2022

Posted by glennlab
Notice how interested he seems.
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Jul 27, 2022Jul 2022

Posted by phxbillcee
PBS NewsHour - Scientists measure how quickly crucial Antarctica glacier is melting
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Mar 29, 2022Mar 2022

Posted by JoeB
Musivavis amabilis: A new species of Enantiornithine Bird from the Early Cretaceous Jehol Biota of northeastern China. The Enantiornithines are the most diverse group of Cretaceous Birds known, with more than 50 ...
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News & Links
Mar 20, 2022Mar 2022

Posted by snytiger6
LINKArctic, Antarctica See Freakish Extreme Heat At Same Time | HuffPost Impact
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News & Links
Mar 9, 2022Mar 2022

Posted by FearlessFly
Ernest Shackleton’s ship Endurance found off coast of Antarctica Expedition team locates wreckage of explorer’s ship which sank in Weddell Sea in 1915
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Religion & Spirituality
Feb 15, 2022Feb 2022

Posted by RichCC
LINKOne wrong word by Phoenix priest invalidates decades of baptisms | Arizona News | azfamily.com
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jan 20, 2022Jan 2022

Posted by SpikeTalon
Noah's Ark has not nor ever will be found, because it never physically existed... In this world there are things that seem on the verge of being discovered every so often, yet never quite materialize. The "Lost City" of Atlantis, for example, has ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jan 14, 2022Jan 2022

Posted by nicestuff
An icefish colony discovered in Antarctica is world's largest fish breeding ground
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COVID-19
Dec 31, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
Omicron has now hit ALL continents. Belgium Antarctic team has it. Open SmartNews and read "Antarctica: Vaccinated polar researchers hit by Omicron outbreak miles from civilisation" here: To read it on the web, tap here: ...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Dec 26, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
“Doomsday Glacier” Threat: Rapid Retreat of Antarctica’s Riskiest Glacier
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Posts
Dec 8, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
Antarctica was once a rainforest. Could it be again? The coldest continent on Earth used to be as warm as Italy. Here’s how we know.
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Dec 7, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
Antarctica Eclipsed: Moon Blots Out the Sun in Stunning Space Photo of the Total Solar Eclipse
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Sep 11, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by JoeB
A Rhamphorhynchine Pterosaur from the Late Jurassic of Chile. Pterosaurs first appeared in the Late Triassic, and persisted until the End of the Cretaceous. They are thought to have had a worldwide distribution for much...
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COVID CULT
Aug 25, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by Wildgreens
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Posts
Aug 14, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
A Frozen Graveyard: The Sad Tales of Antarctica’s Deaths Beneath layers of snow and ice on the world’s coldest continent, there may be hundreds of people buried forever. Martha Henriques investigates their stories.
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This Day In History
Aug 4, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by Marionville
4th August 1821…Russian Antarctic Expedition led by Fabian Gottlieb von Bellinghausen returns to Kronshtadt after becoming the first to circumnavigate Antarctica.
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News & Links
Jul 8, 2021Jul 2021

Posted by FearlessFly
India discovers new plant species in Antarctica
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Jul 5, 2021Jul 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
Journey to Antarctica: Is This What a Climate Catastrophe Looks Like in Real Time? Scientists aboard the Nathaniel B. Palmer watched a 25-mile-wide section of ice crumble into the sea.
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
May 21, 2021May 2021

Posted by bobwjr
LINKWorld's largest iceberg breaks off from Antarctica - CNN
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Earth Preservers
May 18, 2021May 2021

Posted by BirdMan1
Antarctica!:
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Trump Pinata
May 13, 2021May 2021

Posted by Mofo1953
Rant: I have always considered myself very lucky to have had a job that allowed me to travel all over the world. The only continent I never set my foot on was Antarctica. And I therefore have friends all over the world which I constantly communicate ...
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Posts
May 10, 2021May 2021

Posted by glennlab
Confusion, thy name is Antarctica
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Academic (e.g., Science)
May 5, 2021May 2021

Posted by Larimar
Vaccine tweak combats variants
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Mar 31, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
Fiery 'airburst' of superheated gas slammed into Antarctica 430,000 years ago
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Music Fans
Mar 22, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by Sierra4
I am very partial to the pop music of the early 60’s when I was an early teen. 😁 The Tymes from 1963.
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Mar 11, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
PBS Eons When Antarctica Was Green
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General & Hellos
Mar 9, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by Marionville
Amazingly Lucky Escape! Watch as this Gentoo Penguin manages to escape from a pod of hungry Orca (Killer) Whales in Antarctica, by jumping into a boat full of tourists...quite amazing footage!
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Posts
Feb 27, 2021Feb 2021

Posted by kmaz
I have seen stories say that this has nothing to do with global warming. In the meantime, whether that claim is correct or not, it's quite a development for those of us who try to follow this sort of thing in nature, so noting it. A huge ...
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Environment, Ecology and Sustainability
Feb 27, 2021Feb 2021

Posted by kmaz
I have seen stories say that this has nothing to do with global warming. In the meantime, whether that claim is correct or not, it's quite a development for those of us who try to follow this sort of thing in nature, so noting it. A huge ...
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Liberals Who Don't Hate Each Other
Feb 20, 2021Feb 2021

Posted by genessa
darn those pesky windmills, causing cancer, killing birds and freezing up in texas while they stubbornly do none of those things anywhere else in the world, including antarctica, where they work just fine all year round. darn thse unsympathetic ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Feb 16, 2021Feb 2021

Posted by bobwjr
LINKNew Lifeforms Found Deep Beneath Antarctica Are "Breaking All the Rules" | IFLScience
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Posts
Feb 3, 2021Feb 2021

Posted by snytiger6
What's the big deal?...
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General & Hellos
Dec 24, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by bobwjr
LINKAntarctica Covid-19: Virus is now on every continent as Antarctica records its first outbreak - CNN
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Dec 20, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by JoeB
Eoconstrictor fischeri: A Booid Snake from the Middle Eocene Messel Shale of Germany. Snakes of the clade Boidae (Boas, Anacondas, Emerald Boas) are arguably among the most charismatic species of living Reptiles. They ...
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Environmental science/Ecology/Demography
Dec 18, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Robecology
Antarctic glacier ice melt could mean sudden rise of ocean levels. The "Thwaites glacier, along with the Pine Island Glacier and a number of smaller glaciers in Antarctica, acts as a brake on part of the much larger West Antarctic Ice Sheet. ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Dec 15, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by bobwjr
LINK66-Million-Year-Old “Deflated” Football-Sized Egg Discovered In Antarctica | IFLScience
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Dec 1, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by JoeB
'Giant' Pelagornithid Birds from the Eocene of Seymour Island, Antarctica. Bony-toothed Birds (Odontopterygiformes: Pelagornithidae) are an extinct clade of large, pelagic, volant Birds with a fossil record spanning ...
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This Day In History
Nov 12, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Marionville
12th November 1912...British explorer Robert Falcon Scott’s diary and body found in Antarctica.
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Nov 10, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by JoeB
Vertebrate fossils from the Late Eocene of Seymour Island, Antarctica. The Southern Hemisphere biota has been profoundly influenced by Mesozoic-Cainozoic continental breakup and climatic change. Before its ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Oct 7, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by JoeB
Evidence of seasonal torpor in an Early Triassic Antarctic Lystrosaurus. Antarctica is today the coldest and driest continent with extreme variation in light availability throughout the year, restricting vertebrate life...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Oct 2, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Word
First I have ever heard about Antarctica.
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General & Hellos
Aug 30, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by MissKathleen
DNA test results
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Aug 9, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Throng of new penguin colonies in Antarctica spotted from space
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Trump Pinata
Jul 16, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by HumanistJohn
ABC Mary Trump Interview TRanscript: Video:
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WTF
Jun 6, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by SenorRotten
!@$%^&()
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Politics
Jun 6, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by DavidDuhon
Was just thinking on a common thread with both religion and police budgets. Only now are we able to challenge either, and it is still the third rail for any politicians to either want to constrain police and military spending or to not be a ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Apr 25, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by t1nick
The first frog fossil from Antarctica has been found An ancient amphibian sheds light on when the continent iced over Seymour Island landscape A 40-million-year-old frog fossil from Seymour Island (pictured) near the Antarctic Peninsula is the ...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Apr 24, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by whiskywoman
whats under Antarctica
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Philosophy & Meaning
Apr 3, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Archeus_Lore
“Je ne sais pas ce que c’est que la vie éternelle, mais celle-ci est une mauvaise plaisanterie.” . "I do not know what eternal life is but this one is a bad joke " . Voltaire
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Apr 2, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Evidence of ancient rainforests found in Antarctica
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Quotes
Mar 28, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by OnTheInside
"I know of no safe depository of the ultimate powers of the society but the people themselves; and if we think them not enlightened enough to exercise their control with a wholesome discretion, the remedy is not to take it from them but to inform ...
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General & Hellos
Mar 21, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Davesnothere
Come see Antarctica! The Only Corona Free zone on Earth!"
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Feline Fanatics
Mar 21, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by genessa
omg we had the worst adventure just now. richard and i were playing our version of trivial pursuit, which consists of his reading me all the questions and my trying to come up with the answers, no board, no dice, no pieces, just the questions, ...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Mar 16, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Dhiltong
Antarctica: What Happens if the Doomsday Glacier Collapses?
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Trump Pinata
Mar 16, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by BirdMan1
The Anti-Trump Ad Perfect:
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Music Fans
Feb 21, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by FrostyJim
Tribeca Film Festival Sets ‘Jimmy Carter Rock & Roll President’ For Opening Night
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News & Links
Feb 13, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by of-the-mountain
Are we too far pass the tipping point, a point of no return? Antarctica surpasses 69 degrees Fahrenheit in January for the first time ever according to NOAA!
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Feb 8, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by WonderWartHog99
Cryosphere (Noun) The cryosphere is the frozen water part of the Earth system. Beaufort Sea, north of Alaska. One part of the cryosphere is ice that is found in water. This includes frozen parts of the ocean, such as waters surrounding Antarctica ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Feb 8, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by WonderWartHog99
Cryosphere (Noun) The cryosphere is the frozen water part of the Earth system. Beaufort Sea, north of Alaska. One part of the cryosphere is ice that is found in water. This includes frozen parts of the ocean, such as waters surrounding Antarctica ...
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The Watering hole
Feb 8, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by WonderWartHog99
Cryosphere (N) The cryosphere is the frozen water part of the Earth system. Beaufort Sea, north of Alaska. One part of the cryosphere is ice that is found in water. This includes frozen parts of the ocean, such as waters surrounding Antarctica and ...
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Climate Delta Musings
Feb 7, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by MojoDave
From CNN: Antarctica just registered its hottest temperature ever
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News & Links
Feb 7, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKClimate change: Antarctica just registered its hottest temperature ever recorded - CNN
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News & Links
Jan 28, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Antarctica melting: Climate change and the journey to the 'doomsday glacier'
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jan 15, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by Afastgent
LINKStrange particles found in Antarctica cannot be explained by physics | New Scientist
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Dec 17, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by Dhiltong
How Antarctica Froze Over
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Trump Pinata
Dec 7, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by BirdMan1
"I love the uneducted!" In “Understanding Ignorance- The Surprising Impact of What We Don’t Know,” by Prof. Daniel R. DeNicola, of Gettysburg College, and, by page 17, he has already pointed to how “This culture (of ignorance) discounts the ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Dec 5, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by FearlessFly
Scientists’ brains shrank a bit after an extended stay in Antarctica
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Earth Preservers
Nov 17, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by kmaz
When will GRACE-FO data on land-ice mass changes at Antarctica and Greenland be displayed for non-scientists? We can see here that it has been nearly 2.5 years since there has been an update at this page: Yet, it has been ...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Oct 4, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by Dhiltong
When Antarctica Was Green
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Silly, Random & Fun
Oct 2, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKAirbnb Wants to Send You on a Month-Long Antarctica Sabbatical
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Oct 1, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by callmedubious
"Giant iceberg the size of Sydney breaks away in Antarctica - but not due to climate change" "will not directly affect sea level because the ice shelf was already floating, much like an ice cube in a glass of water". not all ...
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General & Hellos
Sep 23, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by bobwjr
LINKScientists Discovered Mysterious Creature Below Antarctica - Nerdist
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Photography
Sep 13, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by Heidi68
We went to dinner in Swansboro, NC again last night. It was a beautiful evening so we sat on the deck. Boy, what a treat! Mother Nature sure knows how to put on a show. Beautiful sunset & a big beautiful moon rise.
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Memes R Us
Sep 9, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by scurry
Yup. Seems to add up. Things i love: (Cats (this meme) venn diagrams) (bacon)
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Green New Deal
Aug 14, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by jerry99
"ore than 1 in 10 Americans — 34 million people — are living in rapidly heating regions, including New York City and Los Angeles," according to an analysis of 3,107 counties in the Lower 48 states by The Washington Post. ...
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General & Hellos
Jul 1, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by ToolGuy
Sea ice declining in Antarctica precipitously. What does it mean? Scientists not sure if it is an ongoing process.
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Apr 18, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by Dhiltong
What if Antarctica melted
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News & Links
Mar 21, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by altschmerz
LINKFlat Earth Supporters Now Plan An Antarctica Expedition To The Edge Of The World
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Oddities and Anomalies
Feb 26, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by UrsiMajor
Honey- why is the Xmas tree ornament biting me? T David Carangan Follow February 22 at 2:07 PM The Antarctic Scale Worm aka Golden Worm is a bizarre marine creature found in oceans near Antarctica. It lives at depth of 1,800 feet, grows to be more ...
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Memes R Us
Feb 25, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by Rudy1962
But you can if you want.....Call me Mr Obvious
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General & Hellos
Feb 3, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by Mooncopper
I suppose I’ve always been an Athiest, but for years I was happily non-religious and didn’t give it much thought, nor did I really care or think about religion or believers. That is until someone in the family kept bugging me to read their ...
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News & Links
Feb 2, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by FrayedBear
From NASA ominous consequence of global warming and contribution to rising sea levels. NASA makes ‘disturbing,’ Manhattan-sized discovery in the Antarctic (PHOTO)
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News & Links
Jan 31, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by AmmaRE007
Scientists Have Detected an Enormous Cavity Growing Beneath Antarctica PETER DOCKRILL 31 JAN 2019 Antarctica is not in a good place. In the space of only decades, the continent has lost trillions of tonnes of ice at alarming rates we can't keep up ...
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Politics
Jan 31, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by bigpawbullets
I just read a disturbing article about Antarctica glacial melt rates increasing. We must prepare:
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Jan 31, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by phxbillcee
Before There Were Dinosaurs, This Triassic 'Lizard King' Ruled Antarctica
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News & Links
Jan 29, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKChicago Will Be Colder Than Mount Everest, Antarctica, And Siberia On Wednesday
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Health & Happiness
Jan 24, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by ErebusVincent
I want to back to Antarctica so bad. It consumes me. I may never know happiness again.
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jan 17, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by of-the-mountain
New study reminds us of the sickening rate at which ice is melting: “That is just the tip of the iceberg, so to speak. As the Antarctic ice sheet continues to melt away, we expect multi-meter sea level rise from Antarctica in ...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Jan 15, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by phxbillcee
Antarctica Is Dumping Hundreds of Gigatons of Ice into the Ocean Right Now
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jan 15, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by TheAstroChuck
Cosmic Rays reveal that we live in a dynamical universe, one punctuated with enormously energetic violent events.
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The Escapees- - Hide here!
Jan 14, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by escapetypist
We are greeted by sights of islands appearing through low hanging clouds. The air is heavy with moisture. We entered the Strait of Magellan in the early morning hours. The Strait's gentle waves replaced the towering swells of the Pacific Ocean. ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Dec 30, 2018Dec 2018

Posted by zblaze
LINKWhat to expect in 2019: science in the new year
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Love & Relationships
Dec 21, 2018Dec 2018

Posted by bigpawbullets
Trying to select a good January adventure. I'm voting for Antarctica.
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Memes R Us
Dec 20, 2018Dec 2018

Posted by Tomfoolery33
Oh, that Donner...
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Memes R Us
Dec 19, 2018Dec 2018

Posted by Captnron59
Mmmm... future
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Memes R Us
Dec 12, 2018Dec 2018

Posted by ballou
Rusty should know better!
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Action Advocates for our Environment and Ecology
Nov 25, 2018Nov 2018

Posted by LetzGetReal
This came to me from FB, will copy URL to share the video from there yet will fill in a few more details. I know 2041 sounds like a long way off... I hope we make it as a thriving species; he is right, we must enlist the youth. ...
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