Researchers have drilled holes through ice shelves and dropped instruments into the frigid water beneath, but even that's been done at fewer than 20 sites in Antarctica in the past half-century, says Keith W.
What does AQ stand for?
AQ stands for Antarctica (top level domain name)
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- Aircraft Quality (steel)
- Al-Qaida (terrorist group)
- Alliance Quebec (Canadian English Rights Lobby Group)
- Allowance Quantity
- Aloha Airlines
- American Quarterly (American Studies Association Journal)
- American Samoa
- Aminoquinoline (chemistry)
- Annual Quantity (UK; gas production)
- Annual Questionnaire
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His was the lead case for 150 taxpayers who believed income earned in Antarctica was exempt from tax.
In 1997 writer Gretchen Legler abandoned her lackluster romance and her teaching job at the University of Alaska, Anchorage, for five months in Antarctica under the auspices of the U.
But since the 1970s, the krill population in parts of Antarctica has declined by about 80 percent, says Angus Atkinson, a marine biologist at the British Antarctic Survey.