The nuclear power plant "McMurdo", which belongs to the United States, has been working there since 1962.
It is located next to the "McMurdo" NPP. Professional firefighters work there.
Despite record low temperatures on the continent 1150 species of fungi grows there. These fungi are perfectly adapted to extremely low temperatures, prolonged frost and repetitive thaws.
In Antarctica there are all time zones of the Earth. All lines of longitude, which are used to determine the time zone, are on two poles.
In Antarctica, there are no polar bears! They live in the Arctic and Canada, but not in Antarctica!