The yellow submarine dubbed Boaty McBoatface has returned from its first expedition with data which links increasing Antarctic winds to rising sea temperatures.
Retirement is normally a time where people relax and put their feet up.
Antarctica’s mountainous landscape was shaped by rivers rather than carved by glaciers as previously thought, a study has revealed.
A pair of soldiers who were part of the first all-female group to cross Antarctica by muscle power alone visited an Aberdeen girl’s school this week to inspire young pupils.
They call it the “end of the world”. But it’s really only the beginning.
This week, YL brings you excerpts from Keith Gordon’s experiences travelling to South Georgia and Antarctica in January, 2016. Photos by Lynda Gordon
A 30-year-old adventurer has become the youngest Briton to complete a 730-mile trek across the Antarctic alone.
A north-east adventurer, who underwent brain surgery last year, is about to embark on a trip that could make him the first Scot to trek across the South Pole.
A north-east polar explorer has been given a huge boost in his mission to complete Ernest Shackleton's unfinished trek - from a fish and ship shop.
A 25-year-old Highland woman is to to head to Antarctica next month to help run the world's most southerly post office - to take over the job previously done by her university room mate.
Almost a century has passed since Sir Ernest Shackleton watched in horror as his ship, the Endurance, sunk into the freezing depths of the Weddell Sea.
An Argyll woman is to travel 11,000 miles to help run the most southerly post office in the world with 2,000 "smelly" penguins for company.