Antarctica Facts – Interesting Facts About Antarctica

Facts About Antartica

Antarctica is the only continent without a time zone.

90% of the meteorites discovered are from Antarctica.

There are no Polar Bears in Antarctica, they are only found in Arctic.

Ants have colonized almost every landmass on Earth except for Antarctica, and few remote and inhospitable islands.

Antarctica is the only continent without reptiles.

One cannot work in Antarctica unless their wisdom teeth and appendix are removed.

Antarctica ice melt is causing small shift in gravity.

Antarctica is home to the southernmost active volcano on Earth, Mount Erebus.

A treaty has been signed by 49 countries that prohibit mineral mining, nuclear explosions, military activities and nuclear waste disposal in Antarctica.

At least seven Christian churches can be found in Antarctica.