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18 May 2020

Emotive new documentary episode highlights Antarctica’s global role in sea level rise

It’s thousands of miles from home, and a place very few New Zealanders will visit in their life time, but the vital role Antarctica plays in global sea level rise cannot be underestimated. “It contains an enormous amount of the … Read More

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13 May 2020

Antarctica New Zealand COVID-19 response update

Antarctica New Zealand continues to focus on how we can support our research community in the face of the COVID-19 response. Scott Base is operating a normal winter season. Ironically, our 11 staff, living in one of the most remo… Read More

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6 May 2020

Scott Base Updates

Scott Base Update #504/06/2020We had a wild few days of weather last week, with wind gusts hitting 84 knots/ 155 km per hour on Sunday! Thankfully, it didn’t stop us from finishing one of our major winter projects, upgrading fire… Read More

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29 April 2020

April Update

Vision Mātauranga and new partnership with Deep South The Deep South National Science Challenge Kāhui Māori (Māori Council) has agreed to jointly support the Antarctic Science Platform to provide advice in relation to the Platfor… Read More

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24 April 2020

The world’s southernmost ANZAC service

This Saturday morning, the team of 11 Antarctica New Zealand employees wintering over at Scott Base, will hold a special ANZAC Day service on the ice. Every year the winter over teams hold a small service on the 25th of April, bu… Read More