The Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (ACAN or US-ACAN) is an advisory committee of the United States Board on Geographic Names responsible for recommending names for features in Antarctica.
Donal Thomas Manahan (b. 15 Oct 1953) is an Irish-born American marine scientist and comparative physiologist.
Giggenbach Ridge is a north-south chain of summits, 5 nautical miles (9 km) long, located to the west and northwest of Mount Terror on Ross Island.
Mount Terror is a large shield volcano that forms the eastern part of Ross Island, Antarctica.
The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) is a United States nonprofit, non-governmental organization.
Ross Island is an island formed by four volcanoes in the Ross Sea near the continent of Antarctica, off the coast of Victoria Land in McMurdo Sound.
A summit is a point on a surface that is higher in elevation than all points immediately adjacent to it.
The United States Antarctic Program (or USAP; formerly known as the United States Antarctic Research Program or USARP and the United States Antarctic Service or USAS) is an organization of the United States government which has presence in the continent of Antarctica.