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Antarctica's Exploration Timeline

Antarctica discovery timeline

Antarctica Timeline from 1772 to 1775
Antarctica Timeline: 1819 and 1820
Antarctica Timeline: 1821
Antarctica Timeline from 1820 to 1890s
Antarctica Timeline: Early 1900s
Antarctica Timeline from 1912 to 1915
Antarctica Timeline: Mid 1900s
Antarctica Timeline: 1961
Antarctica Timeline: 2007-2008

Mid 1900s: Explorers from many countries visited Antarctica in the early to mid 20th century. Perhaps the most important event was the focus on Antarctic exploration and scientific studies accomplished during the International Geophysical Year (IGY) in 1957.

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