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The potential for mineral exploration and extraction in Antarctica
Antarctica is the only continent in the world which does not have a history of mineral production, it is also the only continent with no known economically exploitable deposits and where no resources have been explored ...
The geology of Mount Erebus and its tectonic setting in Antarctica
(University of Canterbury, 2012)
This review aims to outline current geological knowledge surrounding the Mount Erebus Volcano and its association with the wider tectonic setting present in Antarctica. Mount Erebus was discovered in 1841 and for the ...
Ethics of subglacial lake exploration in Antarctica
Current research shows tremendous promise for the exploration of subglacial lakes in Antarctica. Three projects to penetrate subglacial lakes are underway. The Russians are close to penetration of Lake Vostok, the British ...