Antarctica

Antarctica temperature hits record high

Antarctica temperature hits record high

The chilly continent recorded a temperature of 15.5 degrees Celsius on March 24
No Internet, no phone? No problem for thousands who want this job

No Internet, no phone? No problem for thousands who want this job

A postmaster job in an outpost with no running water is attracting applicants
Travel + Leisure's ultimate adventure bucket list

Travel + Leisure's ultimate adventure bucket list

Not every escapade requires traveling to the ends of the earth or pushing your body's limits, but here's a few every adventure traveler should know
Antarctica travel: A380 Superjumbo flights take off

Antarctica travel: A380 Superjumbo flights take off

Travelling to the icy untouched wilderness is easier -- and cheaper -- than many might imagine
Million-dollar safari: Would you pay up?

Million-dollar safari: Would you pay up?

How stressed out do you need to be to spend $1 million on a 111-day holiday?
Enduring the worst winter in the world

Enduring the worst winter in the world

Nine months in Antarctica braving minus 80 C temperatures is one thing. It's the three months of darkness that really do you in
Natural oddities around the world

Natural oddities around the world

Blood-red waterfalls, septarian concretions and more mysterious phenomenon we want to gawk at in person
Antarctica: The final frontier of travel

Antarctica: The final frontier of travel

Double the size of Australia, but frozen and hostile to humans, is the southern continent set to boom as a tourist destination?
Century-old photo negatives found in Antarctic hut

Century-old photo negatives found in Antarctic hut

While a Russian-flagged vessel remains stuck in Antarctic ice, photos of Ernest Shackleton's 1914-1917 Ross Sea Party -- another stranded exploration party -- are found
Copter lifts 52 from stranded Antarctic ship

Copter lifts 52 from stranded Antarctic ship

All 52 passengers on a ship stuck in Antarctic ice have been transferred by helicopter to an Australian icebreaker
Polar expedition ship stuck in ice near Antarctica

Polar expedition ship stuck in ice near Antarctica

Russian vessel with 74 aboard sends Christmas distress signal
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