As the Academy's first Affiliated Artist, Michael Bartalos presents the series of work he's creating using recycled materials from polar research facilities in Antarctica to inspire sustainability worldwide.
May 31, 2018
Antarctic notothenioid fish have a natural antifreeze for survival in icy waters. But there may be a downside.
May 30, 2018
A new project monitors Antarctica's waters for insights into fish that survive subzero temperatures.
March 31, 2018
Cryoconite holes are microhabitats that sustain Antarctic life under the harshest conditions.
February 28, 2018
Antarctica's underwater robots are laying the foundation for future exploration of our solar system's icy moons.
January 31, 2018
Skua Central is McMurdo Station's free thrift shop, exemplifying the research base's reduce/recycle/reuse ethos.
December 31, 2017
At the South Pole's high elevation, the only dust is from outer space. Enter the Cosmic Dust Sucker.
November 30, 2017
The ozone hole over Antarctica is showing signs of recovery.
October 31, 2017
LV Sketchbook Page 017 pictures the visible Universe amidst invisible dark matter and dark energy.
September 30, 2017
Palmer Station, a U.S. Antarctic base, is a key site in the Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) Network.