10 most difficult Antarctica riddles A list of Antarctica related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Antarctic quiz What country has got the most permanent research stations in Antarctica?Argentina mantains the most permanent polar stations - 6|Chile - 5|Russia - 5|Poland - 1very hard 25% ArgentinaArgentina25%ChileChile14%PolandPoland15%RussiaRussia44%Created by: lukasz Poland. Statistics based on 1003 answers in 3 languages »Chile riddles » What is the name of the Norwegian Antarctic station?Troll is a Norwegian research station located at Jutulsessen, 235 kilometers (146 mi) from the coast in the eastern part of Princess Martha Coast in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. It is Norway's only all-year research station in Antarctica. It has an overwintering capacity of eight people and a summer capacity of 40. It is served by Troll Airfield, which is the base for the Dronning Maud Land Air Network. very hard 27% GoblinGoblin7%TrollTroll27%TelemarcTelemarc16%Nord-TrøndelagNord-Trøndelag48%Created by: Fabienne. Statistics based on 384 answers in 3 languages »Norway riddles » Where we could not find ice sheet?In the Arctic Ocean. An ice sheet is a mass of glacier ice that covers surrounding terrain and is greater than 50,000 km2 this is also known as continental glacier. The only current ice sheets are in Antarctica and Greenland; during the last glacial period at Last Glacial Maximum the Laurentide ice sheet covered much of North America, the Weichselian ice sheet covered northern Europe and the Patagonian Ice Sheet covered southern South America. very hard 29% in the Arctic Oceanin the Arctic Ocean29%in South Americain South America29%in Antarcticain Antarctica27%in Greenlandin Greenland13%Created by: Fabienne. Statistics based on 671 answers in 2 languages »Greenland riddles » The first man born in Antarctica is ...Emilio Palma. Emilio Marcos Palma (born 7 January 1978) is an Argentine man known for being the first documented person born on the continent of Antarctica. Palma was born in Fortín Sargento Cabral at the Esperanza Base, near the tip of the Antarctic Peninsula, and weighed 3.4 kg (7 lb 8 oz). His father, Captain Jorge Emilio Palma, was head of the Argentine Army detachment at the base. He is featured in the Guinness Book of Records .very hard 29% Emilio PalmaEmilio Palma29%Ernest ShackletonErnest Shackleton16%Roald AmundsenRoald Amundsen16%It is not knownIt is not known37%Created by: Fabienne. Statistics based on 858 answers in 3 languages »Argentina riddles » Which sea has the clearest water?Weddell Sea. The Weddell Sea is part of the Southern Ocean and is covered by various ice shelves and icebergs. The Weddell Sea has been deemed by scientists to have the clearest water of any sea.very hard 32% Bering SeaBering Sea25%Weddell SeaWeddell Sea32%Timor SeaTimor Sea20%Sargasso SeaSargasso Sea21%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 1035 answers in 3 languages »Antarctic riddles » Where is the saltiest lake in the world?In Antarctica. With a salinity level of over 40%, Don Juan Pond is the saltiest of the Antarctic lakes. This salinity allows the pond to remain liquid even at temperatures as low as −50 °C (−58 °F) due to the interference of salts with the bonding of water molecules. Don Juan Pond was discovered in 1961 by George H. Meyer.very hard 33% in Antarcticain Antarctica33%In AustraliaIn Australia6%in Israelin Israel43%in Turkmenistanin Turkmenistan16%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 1379 answers in 3 languages »salt riddles » Visiting Antarctica, we will not be able to see:The most oxygenated lake in the world. In Antarctica we can find the Erebus high volcano at nearly 4 km, the Don Juan pond with a salinity of 44.2%, and the desert of the McMurdo Valleys. Lake Vostok with an oxygen content 5 times more than the average, however, is hidden under a 4 km layer of glacier.very hard 38% the saltiest lake in the worldthe saltiest lake in the world26%the most oxygenated lake in the worldthe most oxygenated lake in the world38%a stony deserta stony desert15%a volcanoa volcano19%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 2383 answers in 2 languages »volcanos riddles » How much of the Earth's ice is on Antarctica? About 90% of terrestrial ice is found in Antarctica.hard 44% about 90%about 90%44%about 80%about 80%26%about 70%about 70%19%about 65%about 65%9%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 1414 answers in 3 languages »ice riddles » Which known band played a concert in Antarctica?Metallica is the first band to play on all seven continents . . . and they did it all in one calendar year. In 2013 they played in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia and a special concert for some scientists in Antarctica.hard 46% MetallicaMetallica46%Iron MaidenIron Maiden23%KornKorn10%AC-DCAC-DC19%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 1840 answers in 3 languages »musicians riddles » What is the lowest recorded air temperature ever recorded on Earth (Vostok Station - Antarctica)?−89.2°C (−128.6°F). Vostok Station is a Russian research station in inland Princess Elizabeth Land, Antarctica. Founded by the Soviet Union in 1957, the station lies at the southern Pole of Cold, with the lowest reliably measured natural temperature on Earth of −89.2°C (−128.6°F; 184.0 K)hard 49% −59.8°C (-75.6°F)−59.8°C (-75.6°F)14%−74.4°C (-101.9°F)−74.4°C (-101.9°F)23%−89.2°C (−128.6°F)−89.2°C (−128.6°F)49%−104.6°C (-156.28°F)−104.6°C (-156.28°F)12%Created by: Tschuka. 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