Tag Archives: Antarctica


Well, for three months anyway.

The final sunset, taken from the European Space Agency, Concordia, in the Antarctic on Sunday.

The 15 members who live at the research station won’t see the sun rise again until August.

And, as the vampire nomads prepare to feast, isn’t it well for them?

(Watching the final sunset before the three-month Antarctic night, The Atlantic)


Ireland wasn’t the only new addition to the Streetview ‘family’ on Thursday. Oh no. Brazil and Antarctica also went live.

That’s right, Antarctica.

Just so Google could say the service was available on all seven continents.

[NB – The faces of individual chin-strap penguins have been blurred to protect their privacy.]