Public adult cams
Webcams are quite useful for chatting face to face with faraway friends and loved ones.
The area is part of the National Science Foundation’s Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) Program.The Torgersen Island Penguin Camera The Penguin Camera is located on Torgersen Island (64°46’S, 64°04’W), off the coast of Anvers Island and less than a mile from Palmer Station.Torgersen Island is home to a colony of Adélie penguins numbering approximately 2,500.The Palmer Station Webcam The Palmer Station Webcam is mounted on a tower overlooking the smallest of the United States Antarctic stations, as well as Arthur Harbour and the Bismarck Strait beyond.Storage containers, dormitories, and research facilities can all be seen in the image, as well as a dock to the left.It’s a live first-person account of what it’s like to criss-cross the country in an 18-wheeler from a driver named Steve. This guy in Dennison, Texas rigged up his messy home office with a whole bunch of weird lamps and sound effects.
Anyone with a mouse can turn them on or off on command and watch his reaction.
The fully equipped NOTE: The camera image is often obscured due to harsh and unpredictable weather conditions.
A guy wire supporting the tower upon which the Palmer Station camera is mounted can be seen in most images. Navy began construction of the current larger and more permanent station approximately a mile east of the original site. Average temperatures are 36° F (2° C) in austral summer and 14° F (-10° C) in austral winter.
You can watch live as couples tie the knot in a beautifully tacky ceremony officiated by a tried and true King impersonator.
Unfortunately there’s no way to watch the subsequent annulment.
In addition to regular visits by the research vessel , cruise ships and other visitors to Antarctica can often be seen in view of the camera.