NIWA’s Dr Stuart Hanchet has released his latest research on Antarctic toothfish. The full story can be found here.
SCOTT BASE WINTER CREW
Scott Base is now in winter mode. Meet some of the 12 strong team who will winter over in this TVNZ interview.
INVASIVE SPECIES IN ANTARCTICA
Professor Steven Chown has been interviewed on the Invasive species now moving into some areas of Antarctica. The full story can be found here.
ICE BLINK INTERVIEW
Antarctica New Zealand Arts Fellow, Anne Noble has been interviewed on her new book of photographs titled "Ice Blink". The full story can be found here.
ANTARCTIC YOUTH AMBASSADOR TALK
2011 Sir Peter Blake Trust Antarctic Youth Ambassador, John Evans, will be giving a talk on his experiences in Antarctica at the University of Canterbury, 6.00pm, Tuesday, 20 March in lecture theatre E9.
SEA ICE SCIENCE
Gateway Antarctica PhD student Daniel Price spent three weeks at McMurdo Sound recently gathering data for his research into mapping sea-ice thickness using satellites. The full story and video can be found here.
SHIP OFFLOAD TIME LAPSE
The annual ship offload that supplies both McMurdo Station and Scott Base has been captured in time lapse video. The full story can be found here.
SUCCESSFUL SCIENCE SEASON COMPLETE
Antarctica New Zealand has had a highly successful season supporting science that is at the leading edge of the discoveries in the Antarctic continent. The full press release can be found here.
DR TREVOR HATHERTON
A campaign has begun in Britain for a memorial there to Dr Trevor Hatherton who led New Zealand’s contribution to the International Geophysical Year (IGY), 1957-58. The full story can be found here.
US AIR FORCE DONATION
With the Antarctic summer flying season at a close, the United States Air Force have left Christchurch with a parting gift.
A record NZ$10,000 was raised for charity by 304th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron (EAS) over the Antarctic season. The full press release can be found here .
- NZ SCIENTISTS IN RUSSIAN COLLABORATION
- BOUVET ISLAND PEAK CLIMBED
- DR CRAIG STEVENS ON RADIO NEW ZEALAND NATIONAL
- ALICE MILLER INTERVIEW
- NZDF HELPING OUT AT SCOTT BASE
- OUR FAR SOUTH
- ROSS ISLAND WINDFARM
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR CLIVE EVANS ON NINE TO NOON
- RICE ICE CORES RETURNING TO NEW ZEALAND
- SCOTT BASE BIRTHDAY