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We all have an inkling we should care about one of the remotest locations on earth - Antarctica - but few of us know much about it.
'These trucks have got a bit of character' - NZDF drive unique fleet of trucks to fetch annual supplies in Antarctica
The NZDF has a big role to play in loading and unloading crucial cargo to support the next year on ice.
'Global warming means our scientific work in Antarctica is more important than ever before' - Antarctic NZ boss
Kiwi Antarctic researchers are set to raise a celebratory lamington or two today to toast 60 years since Scott Base opened.
'We couldn't do it without the Kiwis' - NZDF drive unique fleet of trucks to fetch annual supplies in Antarctica
The New Zealand Defence Force has jumped into action in Antarctica after an icebreaker cleared a 35-kilometre channel to the ice pier, enabling them to fetch annual supplies for McMurdo Station and Scott Base.