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Sunrise
25 August 2021

'Unexpectedly moving' - Kiwis welcome first sunrise in Antarctica in 6 months

As New Zealand settles into lockdown, Kiwis in the most isolated place in the world are welcoming their relative freedom, watching the sun rise for the first time in six months. Read More

Nick Murdoch
18 August 2021

DHL | Delivered. goes sub-zero with Nick Murdoch for Antarctic Logistics

The Logistics Manager for the redevelopment of the Scott Base Antarctic research station reveals what it's like delivering the goods to the coldest, harshest place on Earth. Read More

Medevac 02
15 July 2021

RNZAF medically evacuates person from Antarctica in high-risk mission

A Royal New Zealand Air Force aircraft has completed a high-risk mission to evacuate an injured person from Antarctica.The C-130 Hercules, with 13 crew on board, including two Defence Force medical personnel, left Christchurch la… Read More

Newshub
15 July 2021

Revealed: Scott Base rebuild cost comes with warnings over project size and scale

The difficult construction job will begin in New Zealand before it's shipped to the Antarctic. Three new buildings will be shipped there before they're rolled onto the ice at Ross Island."We are intending to build it in New Zeala… Read More

Warren Maxwell in Antarctica
16 June 2021

Cold Antarctica and what this might mean for NZ’s ski season

This winter Antarctica is freezing, no surprises there– but it’s colder than usual. As midwinter approaches on Monday, Antarctica is two degrees away from recording its coldest temperature ever!Our Chief Scientific Advisor Profes… Read More

TVNZ
26 May 2021

TVNZ | Revealed: Inside Antarctica's soon to be re-vamped Scott Base

The inside of what Antarctica’s Scott Base will look like after its multi-million dollar redevelopment has been revealed today. Read More

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