Future of the Environment

Who'll help Antarctica? Claimed by everyone, protected by no one

A battle for the icy continent is being waged under the guise of scientific interest Image: Dion Tavenier

Doaa Abdel-Motaal

Author, Antarctica, the Battle for the Seventh Continent

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Circumference of the Antarctic Treaty Area
Territories of Antarctica
Outposts owned by members of the Antarctic Treaty

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