In honor of World Penguin Day, tech firm Cambridge Consultants announces a plan to use Raspberry-Pi-equipped cameras to help labs keep an eye on penguins in real time.
Complete with 360-degree panoramic views of glaciers, penguins, and exploration outposts, Google's Street View brings the South Pole to armchair explorers.
A team of international scientists has spent four years painstakingly cataloguing every known living organism in the Southern Ocean.
What do the members of the British Antarctic Survey team do in their spare time? Make a horror film, of course.
Exploring far-flung places keeps getting easier, thanks to the power of the internet. Google has now launched panoramic images from Antarctica in Street View.
Aimed at gathering data to help track and improve a dog's health, the wireless tracking device lands in PetSmart stores next week. And there's now an Android version of the app.
A research robot deployed for its first ever routine test run discovered a new species of anemone growing upside down in the Antarctic ice.
Thousands of projects came to fruition in 2013, from the resurrection of the Veronica Mars TV show to the unboxing of the Pebble smartwatch to the successful flight of a human-powered helicopter.
Beating out the previous record of minus 128.6 degrees Fahrenheit, a NASA satellite pinpoints the coldest place on Earth.
After breaking from Antarctica, the massive iceberg could drift toward South America and threaten shipping lanes.