Grand succès de l'exposition à Uccle

Le Wolvendael, Magazine d'Uccle, vient de publier cet article attestant du succès de l'exposition photos "Sentinelles de l'extrême" organisée à la Maison des Arts en avril dernier, ainsi que de la Table Ronde sur la vie en Antarctique…

New research shows ice loss accelerating

ESA reports that a team of researchers from around the world has discovered that ice loss in Antarctica has accelerated three-fold since the last such study in 2012. Between 2012 and 2017, Antarctica lost 219 billion tonnes of ice a year, raising…
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Manmade pollution reaches Antarctica

A new report from Greenpeace has worrying news for the Antarctic wilderness. Scientists have found microplastics and persistent hazardous chemicals in snow and water samples from remote areas of the continent. Greenpeace and the EU are calling…

Ice sheet retreating

Antarctica is a sensitive indicator of rising global temperatures See how the Antarctic ice sheet is melting from below: background and animation.