As the Academy's first Affiliated Artist, Michael Bartalos presents the series of work he's creating using recycled materials from polar research facilities in Antarctica to inspire sustainability worldwide.
April 30, 2019
New research suggests why some Antarctic icebergs are green, and reveals their importance to the oceans.
April 1, 2019
McMurdo Station's new sustainable master plan promises a next-generation Antarctic science facility.
February 28, 2019
Antarctic ecologists conduct a long-term aerial and orbital study of Emperor penguin populations.
January 31, 2019
Antarctica is now the best-mapped continent on Earth.
December 31, 2018
Antarctic fossil sites shed light on the continent’s prehistoric greenery and mass extinction.
November 30, 2018
Newly-discovered cratons point to ancient continents under Antarctic ice.
October 31, 2018
A neutrino is detected in Antarctica. Understanding these ghost particles are revolutionizing astrophysics.
September 24, 2018
Brinicles are polar curiosities, lethal streams, and chemical gardens that could have helped life originate.
August 31, 2018
Antarctica's largest resident land animals are microscopic — and are believed to have survived the last ice age.