Where is the south pole station located?

Answer The Amundsen Scott South Pole Station sits right at the Earth's axis in Antarctica, on a shifting sheet of ice that is several miles in thickness. There are two other Antarctic Program stations cal... Read More »

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Is more of the earth's ice located in the south pole or the north pole?

More of the Earth's ice is located at the South Pole rather than the North Pole. The North Pole sits on top of an ocean of water that never completely freezes which, along with air currents, helps ... Read More »

When was the new South Pole Station completed?

The new American-controlled Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station, which replaced the older domed station built in 1975, was dedicated on Jan. 12, 2008. The new station is under the supervision of the ... Read More »

Where is the location of the North Pole and South Pole?

The North Pole is located in the Northern Hemisphere of the globe, in the middle of the Arctic Ocean, which is comprised of shifting sea ice. The actual location is approximately 700 kilometers fro... Read More »

On what continent is the south pole located?

The south pole is the southernmost point on the Earth and is part of Antarctica. Antarctica's landscape consists of ice and permafrost and the continent is about one-and-a-half times the size of th... Read More »