The Antarctic Report Podcast
By The Antarctic Report
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Science, history, adventure, politics, and technology converge on the Antarctic Report podcast. Each week you’ll hear from an international expert with a compelling story on Antarctica and the Southern Ocean.
||CleanFinding the oldest forest fossils in Antarctica - 280 million years old!||Geologist Erik Gulbranson talks about finding the oldest forest fossils ever to be found in Antarctica: 280 million years old!||31 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDispatches from Continent Seven - the writings of Antarctic scientists||Author Rebecca Priestley discusses her anthology of Antarctic science, from James Cook to today.||23 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNASA’s Operation IceBridge; surveying the Antarctic and Greenland ice sheets||Mission scientist for NASA’s Operation IceBridge, John Sonntag talks about the aerial survey of the polar ice sheets||16 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat it's like wintering over at the South Pole - thirteen times!||Astronomer Robert Schwarz talks about his record 13 winters at the South Pole||9 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRevisiting Terra Incognita, Travels in Antarctica, with Sara Wheeler||Travel writer Sara Wheeler revisits her 1996 bestseller Terra Incognita, Travels in Antarctica||2 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRecounting the heroic exploits of Tom Crean - companion to both Scott and Shackleton||The story of Ireland's great Antarctican, Tom Crean, veteran of three expeditions: Discovery, Terra Nova, and Endurance. We talk to historian Michael Smith.||26 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLake Whillans; retrieving uncontaminated samples from a sub-glacial lake in Antarctica.||Sub-glacial Lake Whillans in West Antarctica, underneath the Whillans Ice Stream that feeds into the Ross Ice Shelf. We speak to Helen Amanda Fricker of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography.||19 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeedo Diplomacy in the Ross Sea; successfully advocating for a Marine Protected Area||Speedo Diplomacy; advocating for a Marine Protected Area in the Ross Sea. We speak to endurance swimmer Lewis Pugh about his successful campaign.||12 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Gamburtsev Mountains; unraveling the mystery of Antarctica's hidden peaks||Robin Bell of Lamont- Doherty Earth Observatory, describes the Gamburtsev Mountains in Antarctica, a hidden mountain range beneath the ice sheet.||5 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Big Rift; Larsen C Ice Shelf and the birth of an Alpha Iceberg||The dramatic crack growing across the Larsen C Ice Shelf in Antarctica. Adrian Luckman of Swansea University talks about the pending birth of what will be one of the largest icebergs ever recorded.||28 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Great podcast to listen to.