Satellite data reveals the rocky continent under the Antarctic ice may contain the largest canyon in the world.
An underwater robot has been used to produce the first detailed, high-resolution 3D maps of Antarctic sea ice.
Active volcano Big Ben on a sub-Antarctic island has been viewed and captured in a rare direct observation of the event.
A research robot deployed for its first ever routine test run discovered a new species of anemone growing upside down in the Antarctic ice.
Shrinking at a rate of 300 feet each year, the Pine Island Glacier alone is responsible for an incredible 7 percent of the world’s recent sea level rise.
Hydraulic legs and ski feet elevate the new Halley VI Antarctic research station above the ongoing accumulation of snow that has overcome so many other research stations before it.
The top 10 new species discovered in 2013 include a see-through crustacean, upside-down Antarctic flowers and a tree nicknamed "Mother of Dragons".
What do the members of the British Antarctic Survey team do in their spare time? Make a horror film, of course.
British research shows glaciers moving faster than ever.
Lotus builds a concept vehicle designed to travel across the Antarctic.