Hidden 4,000ft beneath the surface of the ice, Lake Mercer remains a tantalizing target for investigation.
Scientists have used satellite data to map out the terrain hidden beneath the ice of the southernmost continent.
Another intriguingly geometric iceberg has been spotted in Antarctica during an Operation IceBridge aerial survey.
This strangely geometric piece of ice was photographed by NASA off Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf.
Scientists have captured audio of the Antarctic ice shelf 'singing' and it sounds decidedly eerie.
Hundreds of mummified penguins dating back up to 750 years were found in Antarctica's Long Peninsula in 2016.
New research has revealed that Antarctica is melting three times faster than previously thought.
Giant troughs running for hundreds of kilometers have been found deep beneath the ice at the South Pole.
Scientists have revealed that snowfall in Antarctica has gone up ten percent over the last two centuries.
Scientists have discovered a huge colony of over 1.5 million rare penguins on a remote Antarctic island.
A new expedition is set to investigate an unexplored ecosystem hidden beneath a huge Antarctic iceberg.
There has been a distinct reduction in the level of ozone-destroying chemicals in the Earth's atmosphere.
Dating back 150 million years, this prehistoric reptile is the oldest creature ever found in the region.
Scientists exploring Antarctica have found fossils from a forest dating back over 260 million years.
A hole in the ice larger than the Netherlands has been described by scientists as 'quite remarkable'.
Scientists have found evidence of life in a cave system hidden deep beneath the Antarctic ice.
The microorganism was discovered in the lakes of the Rauer Islands off the coast of Antarctica.
The remarkably well-preserved fruitcake was left behind by Captain Scott's ill-fated expedition.
One of the largest icebergs in recorded history has broken away from the world's southernmost continent.
Researchers have made a new discovery in relation to one of Antarctica's most unusual natural features.