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History of Antarctica

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For the natural history of the Antarctic continent, see Antarctica. The history of Antarctica emerges from early Western theories of a vast continent, known as Terra ...

Antarctic History - Antarctica Online

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On January 17, 1773, at about 40°E longitude, he made the first crossing of the Antarctic Circle in history. At 67°15'S, the ice pack forced them north again, ...

A Brief History of Antarctica - A World History Encyclopedia

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Although it is now a frozen wilderness Antarctica was once much further north and it had a tropical or semi-tropical climate. Forests grew there and life flourished.

Antarctica Timeline | TIME For Kids

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Antarctica Timeline. Travel through our timeline of major events in Antarctica's History. 400 B.C.. 400 B.C.. Ancient Greeks suggest that a southern continent ...

Australian Antarctic history — Australian Antarctic Division

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May 19, 2009 ... The film footage below was taken by Frank Hurley on the 1911–1914 Australasian Antarctic Expedition led by Douglas Mawson and includes ...

Antarctic Time Line of Discovery - South-Pole.com

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An Antarctic Time Line : 1519 - 1959 ... the Antarctic mainland, not to mention the subantarctic islands. Only historical events of major importance are listed here.

A Brief History of Antarctica - TIME

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Dec 1, 2009 ... Fifty years after 12 countries signed the Antarctic Treaty, TIME looks back at who discovered the coldest place on earth — and who remains in a ...

Tectonic history: into the deep freeze - Discovering Antarctica

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As these fossils suggest, Antarctica hasn't always been as cold as it is now. Before Captain Scott and his team perished during their return journey from the ...

Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > History of Antarctica

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After splitting from Gondwana, Antarctica drifted slowly to its present position over the South Pole. It has been covered with ice since approximately the ...

Antarctica and New Zealand - New Zealand History

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NZ and Antarctica share a long and rich history. From Tuati in 1839 to Edmund Hillary in the 1950s and more recent scientists, Kiwis have explored, examined ...

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Antarctic exploration and history - Cool Antarctica

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Antarctica history, Timeline of key events in the , exploration and discovery.

History of Antarctica - Lonely Planet Travel Information

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History of Antarctica, experience the modern and ancient historic past events, people and governments of Antarctica - Lonely Planet.

Antarctica: History of Exploration - Infoplease

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History of Exploration Early Expeditions Although there was for centuries a ... Four naval exploring expeditions visited Antarctica in the first half of the 19th cent.