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Population dynamics of Antarctic and sub-Antarctic Penguin species
(University of Canterbury, 2009)
Penguins are one of the most recognizable of all birds and are used extensively as symbols of Antarctica. There are 17 species of penguin, of which eight breed in the Antarctic region (the Antarctic continent and other ...
The South Polar Skua (Gatharacta maccormicki): A study of past research and future opportunity.
The South Polar Skua is a bird well known to those who have spent time in Antarctica. For many it is the only seabird they encounter during their time in the region. It has a reputation as a hostile species, and in many ...
Antarctica Subglacial Lakes The Race to the Bottom
Ever since subglacial lakes have been known about they have grabbed the attention and imagination of the scientific and general community alike. These lakes may potentially hold the answers to questions on the climate ...