Exploring the still unexplored

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    Antarctica remains a largely unknown continent. There should be better coordinated research on globally important problems — and the discontents occasioned by the Antarctic Treaty should be defused.

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    Exploring the still unexplored. Nature 350, 287–288 (1991) doi:10.1038/350287a0

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