History of Astrophysics in Antarctica - A Brief Overview

  title={History of Astrophysics in Antarctica - A Brief Overview},
  author={B. T. Indermuehle and Michael G. Burton and S. Maddison},
  journal={Highlights of Astronomy},
On examining the historical development of astrophysical science at the bottom of the world from the early 20th century until today we find three temporally overlapping eras of which each has a rather distinct beginning. These are the eras of Astrogeology, High Energy Astrophysics and Photon Astronomy.