Temperatures directly correlate to CO2 levels In Antarctica, but not in the tropics or Northern Hemisphere. Here's why:
Due to cold temperatures, penguins have lost the majority of their taste receptors.
It may be hard to believe, but Antarctica used to be home to forests.
According to geologists, there's something very hot going on under all that ice.
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By synchronizing movements and huddling with one another, Emperor penguins can stay warm in the coldest place on Earth.
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Native Americans called it Pogonip, or white death. Find out more about this strange type of fog.