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Antarctic Ocean

Why is the Antarctic Ocean unaffected by global warming? Puzzle solved!

The solution lies in the unique ocean currents that envelope Antarctica.  

Jun 01, 2016, 00:19 AM IST

Antarctic Ocean increases absorption of CO2

 Defying earlier fears, the Antarctic Ocean has been absorbing increasing amounts of carbon dioxide over the past decade, researchers reported Thursday.

Sep 11, 2015, 09:27 AM IST

Japan says will try again with `scientific` whaling programme

Japan`s top whaling negotiator said Tuesday Tokyo would try again to justify its "scientific" Antarctic Ocean hunt after a panel of experts said the government had not proved why it needed to kill the mammals.

Apr 14, 2015, 13:23 PM IST

Proud to set world record, says swimmer Bhakti Sharma

Indian open water swimmer Bhakti Sharma said Wednesday she was happy to set a world record and make her country proud.

Jan 21, 2015, 15:47 PM IST

PM congratulates Bhakti Sharma for setting world record

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday lauded open water swimmer Bhakti Sharma for her accomplishment of setting a world record by swimming 1.4 miles in 52 minutes across the waters of the Antarctic Ocean at a temperature of one degree Celsius.

Jan 15, 2015, 18:39 PM IST

Open water swimmer Bhakti Sharma sets world record in Antarctic Ocean

India's open water swimmer Bhakti Sharma has set a world record by swimming 1.4 miles in 52 minutes in one degree temperature at Antarctic Ocean.

Jan 14, 2015, 21:12 PM IST

How global warming affects oceans

A new study has shown how climate change has put a freshwater lid on the Antarctic ocean, trapping warm water in ocean depths.

Mar 03, 2014, 12:16 PM IST

Chinese sailors throw bottles into Antarctic Ocean: Report

Lovesick crew members on the Chinese icebreaker Xue Long marked Valentine`s Day by throwing bottled notes into the pristine wilderness of the Antarctic Ocean, state media reported on Wednesday.

Feb 12, 2014, 15:32 PM IST

Antiwhaling activist pleads not guilty to injuring Japanese

An antiwhaling activist from New
Zealand charged with Japanese whaling fleet in the Antarctic Ocean pleaded
not guilty to injuring any crew member during his trial that
began at the Tokyo District Court.

May 29, 2010, 13:53 PM IST