A Norwegian research base in Antarctica gets a 'special delivery'
Avian flu is a threat to the continent's penguins, but tour operators believe they can avoid a complete shutdown using new rules
Deception Island is one of the only active volcanoes in the world into whose caldera a ship can sail.
A list of posts detailing DrFumblefinger's journey to Antarctica
DrFumblefinger's last day in Antarctica features a wildlife rich destination known as Elephant Point.
An urgent project to mine glaciers for ice cores that can reveal earth's history and the effects of climate change
DrFumblefinger lands and explores parts of Half Moon Island, part of the South Shetlands. Lots of seals and penguins made for an enjoyable visit.
A medical emergency at sea causes DrFumblefinger's Antarctic cruise ship to be diverted to the harbor in King George Island, where a plane evacuated a critically ill passenger.
DrFumblefinger enjoys his transit down the beautiful and highly photogenic Lemaire channel.
DrFumblefinger explores Hidden Bay on his third day in Antarctica. The scenery is memorable, especially the large basalt towers around the Bay.
DrFumblefinger concludes his visit to Danco Island with a look at the island's population of Gentoo penguins.
Another day of excellent weather made experiencing the spectacular scenery of this region of Antarctica most enjoyable!
Our Antarctic adventurers get the first opportunity to go off-ship to explore the frozen lands of Fournier Bay
DrFumblefinger shares impressions and images of his first views of Antarctica.
LestertheInvester outlines a journey from South America to Antarctica, aboard the fabulous new expedition ship, the Viking Octantis.