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It's the southernmost landmass. And it's seeing changes.
The Antarctic, home to endemic wildlife like penguins. Global warming is causing changes at the South Pole, including higher temperatures and ice melt. Its future remains in question in the face of climate change - with planetary implications.
The rising sea level is one of the biggest threats to humanity. How high and how fast the sea rises is linked to Antarctica, which is made up of 90 percent of the planet's ice. Scientists say it's melting at an even more alarming rate than they thought.
A newly-wed couple have finally returned home after an extended honeymoon stranded on the Falkland Islands and an unusual ride back on an Antarctic fishing vessel — the best option available to them amid the coronavirus.