Antarctic Watch Headlines 11/16/2022

Study reveals co-evolution of Indian Summer Monsoon and Antarctic Intermediate Water, 2022-11-16
This record used a mid-water marine core from the northern Indian Ocean to compare the differing interhemispheric relationships between the Indian Summer Monsoon and Antarctic Intermediate Water (AAIW). The study was published in Geophysical Research …

Antarctic trekker sets off with record in sight
BBC News on, 2022-11-14
An Army officer who made history trekking to the South Pole has begun a challenge to become the first woman to cross Antarctica alone and unsupported.Preet Chandi, known as “Polar Preet”, aims to travel more than 1,

No. 16 | Antarctic Treaty System shows resilience in the face of Ukraine war tensions
Wilson Center, 2022-11-10
The second major diplomatic meeting under the Antarctic Treaty System since the start of the Ukraine war concluded on November 4 in Hobart, Tasmania and many were waiting to see if the Treaty System,

An Antarctic Neutrino Telescope Has Detected a Signal From the Heart of a Nearby Active Galaxy
Singularity Hub, 2022-11-11
An enormous neutrino observatory buried deep in the Antarctic ice has discovered only the second extra-galactic source of the elusive particles ever found. In results published last week in Science, the IceCube collaboration reports the detection of …

BAS has launched its Antarctic field season with an ambitious range of projects
MercoPress, 2022-11-14
The British Antarctic Survey, BAS, Antarctic field season has begun, with a challenging and ambitious range of projects to be delivered at five BAS research stations and across the wider continent.

Antarctic Research Station Kept on Track by BIM Teaming
Engineering News-Record, 2022-11-09
The British Antarctic Survey’s Antarctic Infrastructure Modernization Program includes the largest building yet at BAS’ Rothera station—the 50,0000-sq-ft Discovery Building. To deliver it …

Antarctic-Bound Tractors Prepared for Final Leg of Epic Journey
CSR Wire, 2022-11-11
It’s been a journey two years in the making, but three tractors are preparing to embark for a unique new home, far from the Australian paddocks in which they’re usually seen.

Russia, China block plans for Antarctic marine protections
Associated Press on, 2022-11-05
Russia and China have again blocked plans supported by the European Union, the United States and 23 other nations to protect three vast stretches of ocean around Antarctica from most fishing.

World’s Biggest Iceberg Is Drifting To Its End; NASA Share Satellite Image, 2022-11-13
NASA iceberg: Most of us got familiar with the term ‘ iceberg’ through movies like Ice Age or Titanic. But what really is an iceberg? NASA said, “Icebergs are not sea ice; they are the …

Captain Preet Chandi: Antarctic trekker sets off with record in sight
BBC, 2022-11-14
Preet Chandi, known as “Polar Preet”, aims to travel more than 1,100 miles across the frozen continent. On Monday, she set off from Hercules Inlet and hopes to reach Reedy Glacier within 75 days. The 33-year-old,