Tag: Antarctica

  • It Must Be Incredible to Visit Antarctica. Here’s Why You Shouldn’t

    Matthew Harris, Keele University Every summer, as the sea ice surrounding Antarctica retreats, tens of thousands of tourists and scientists flock to the landmass by boat and plane. The remote continent is becoming increasingly accessible – during the 2019-20 season, the number of sightseeing visitors reached 74,000, with the vast majority travelling by ship. Scientific […]