Awe-Inspiring Antarctica, Up Close

Photographer shows effects of climate change on a fragile part of the world.

Antarctica: A Call to Action

Antarctica
Photo: A seal in endangered Antarctica.
Photo: Sebastian Copeland in Antarctica.
Pic: Antarctica is at risk due to global warming.
Photo: Ice floe near Melchior Island, Antarctica.
Photo:  Antarctica has warmed by 4.5 degrees since 1945.
Photo: Old icebergs eventually get weathered by the elements.
Photo: Whales in Antarctica.
Photo: Antarctica.
Photo: A seal in endangered Antarctica.
A black fur seal howls near Port Arenales, Antarctica, in 2007. With no dust or haze in the air, scale and distance can be deceiving in Antarctica, especially on dead calm days. The glaciers that surround the coastline in the distance are 300 to 400 feet in height. (Sebastian Copeland)
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