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Click here to view a historic video celebrating 60 Years of New Zealand's Leadership in Antarctica.
Sixty years ago, Edmund Hillary led a team of 23 men to build what would become Scott Base to support both the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition – in which Hillary reached the South Pole on a Massey Ferguson tractor – and...
British scientists have decided to close their Antarctic station due to the safety concerns of the huge crack.
The ice gets thick in Antarctica, so once a year an icebreaker ship comes down to smash it up so supplies can come in.
The 400kg-plus seals usually don't move much at all, but they put on quite a show for those at the Scott Base anniversary.