With 98% of the continent covered in miles-thick ice, and limited resources, Antarctica is easily the most naturally inhospitable place on earth. So, who exactly controls Antarctica?
The Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty
“The Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty was signed in Madrid on October 4, 1991 and entered into force in 1998.”
The Glories of the Wild Ice
“One hundred fifty million years ago, the supercontinent Gondwana dominated the earth’s surface.”
Arctic vs. Antarctic
“Because the Arctic and Antarctic are cold, dark, and remote, we often think these two places are nearly the same.”
Who Owns The North Pole?
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