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Antarctica

Antarctica

Antarctica is Earth's southernmost continent, containing the geographic South Pole. It is situated in the Antarctic region of the Southern Hemisphere, almost entirely south of the Antarctic Circle, and is surrounded by the Southern Ocean. At 14.0 million km², it is the fifth-largest continent in area after Asia, Africa, North America, and South America. For comparison, Antarctica is nearly twice the size of Australia. About 98% of Antarctica is covered by ice that averages 1.9 kilometres in thickness, which extends to all but the northernmost reaches of the Antarctic Peninsula. Antarctica, on average, is the coldest, driest, and windiest continent, and has the highest average ... more on Wikipedia

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Horrifying Ghost Stories From Antarctica That'll Chill You To The Bone 44k votes Antarctica is touted as the most haunted place in the world. Sure, this number is based on the number of ghosts per capita, ...
25 Things You Didn't Know About Antarctica 812.1k views It's the coldest, windiest, and (arguably) loneliest place on the planet: Antarctica. But did you know that the bottom of th...
Getting Down On The South Pole: Sex And Nightlife In Antarctica 2.9k views People who live in Antarctica date, party, and do crazy drunken stunts like everyone else. They just inhabit a different env...
Blood Falls Gushes Thick Red Water And May Hold The Key To Life On Other Planets 1.1k views Discovered in 1911, Antarctica's Blood Falls has captured the curiosity of countless scientists. The falls looked like a ble...
The Best Books About Antarctica 129 votes List of best books about Antarctica, including jacket cover images when available. All these popular books on Antarctica are...

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