China to build its first Antarctic airport in November  
The Chinese are not very used to flying to the southernmost continent, because the country's first polar plane, the Xueying (or Snow Eagle) 601, was put into use only three years ago.  
China-Iceland Arctic Science Observatory inaugurated in northern Iceland  
The China-Iceland Arctic Science Observatory was inaugurated and officially began operation on Thursday in northern Iceland.  
Kidnapping in the Antarctic animal world?  
Amphipods of the suborder Hyperiidea are popular prey for fish and sea birds. They play an important role in the Southern Ocean food web, which is why biologist Dr Charlotte Havermans is investigating the distribution, abundance and ecological role of various species of amphipods.  
Satellite images show Arctic's "last bastion" of thickest ice melting  
Recent NASA satellite images show that some of the oldest and thickest ice in the Arctic is melting, reports said.  
Major (SCI) Papers on Polar Research (Published during the Period of September 2014 to September 2015)
Science Feature: Potential sea-level rise from Antarctic ice-sheet instability constrained by observations

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