The final job in saving Sir Edmund Hillary’s hut in Antarctica has been completed, with the help of a violin maker-turned-engineer determined to do his bit for the planet. Suzanne McFadden reports.
In the 1960s, the US Defence Force banned all women from travelling to Antarctica. The ban now long forgotten, Antarctica New Zealand will now honour three female scientists from NZ for their pioneering work on the continent.
A massive iceberg snapping off an Antarctic ice shelf has piqued the interest of those across both New Zealand and the world.