Antarctic Watch Headlines 03/03/2020

Blood-red snow now covers parts of Antarctica
BGR, 2020-03-03
If you have an image in your head of Antarctica as a blindingly white winter wonderland, this photo of blood-red snow covering the ground will likely challenge that. As LiveScience reports, the images were posted to Facebook by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and were shot outside of the country’s Vernadsky Research Base in …

What are the chances of surviving coronavirus? It depends on your age and gender
العربية.نت, 2020-03-03
spreading across every continent except Antarctica, and claimed the lives of more than 3,000 so far. This has raised concerns over the likelihood of death in case of contracting the virus.

Facts, preventive measures for new coronavirus
WIS TV, 2020-03-03
(Gray News) – The coronavirus known as COVID-19 has spread to countries including the U.S. and across all continents except Antarctica. The attention the outbreak of the respiratory illness has gotten is due in part to it being a new disease. Medical professionals and governments are working to create a vaccine, but it is at least a year to 1 1 …

Going viral: Considerations for agency tech preppers
GCN, 2020-03-03
Chinese officials reported the virus in late December, and by early February there were already reports of the virus on every continent except Antarctica. By the end of February there were tens of thousands of cases reported globally and thousands of related deaths. Within government agencies, plans for how to react and respond to coronavirus …

Coronavirus hits all GCC countries: Iran travel link, figures and measures taken
العربية.نت, 2020-03-03
The coronavirus, which originated in China and was declared a public health emergency of international concern by the World Health Organization on January 30, has since infected over 90,000 people worldwide, spreading across every continent except Antarctica, and claimed the lives of more than 3,000 so far. Click here for our dedicated …

Argentina suspends Strategic Dialogue on defense issues with UK
Uruguay News, 2020-03-03
The event is a legacy of the previous Argentine administration of president Mauricio Macri and postponement follows on recommendations from Daniel Fimus, head of the Malvinas, Antarctica and South …

WHO chief warns ‘we are in uncharted territory’ as number of coronavirus cases worldwide passes 90,000
KEYT, 2020-03-03
The virus has spread to every continent except Antarctica since it was first identified in December last year in the central Chinese city of Wuhan. Medical workers are now battling deadly outbreak …