Human Activities in Antarctica

Antarctica is being used for communications.  The Antarctic Treaty prohibits any measures of a military nature, such as the establishment of military bases and fortifications, the carrying out of military maneuvers, or the testing of any type of weapon; it permits the use of military personnel or equipment for scientific research or for any other peaceful purposes

Antarctica is mainly being used for research purposes.

Tabletop icebergs in Antarctica


Q: What's a penguin's favorite salad?
A: Iceberg lettuce.

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