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20 January 2022

SBR Update | January 2022

We welcome our new Project Director and celebrate 65 years of Scott Base Read More

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26 November 2021

Marsden Success!

Antarctic science has received four Marsden Fund grants. And what variety! The secrets of snow and phytoplankton, molecular time capsules, the edge of human existence - we keep finding new frontiers.Congratulations to:Dr Ruzica D… Read More

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18 November 2021

'Making a difference': Antarctic researchers honoured

Professor Gary Wilson has been awarded the Thomson Medal by Royal Society Te Apārangi for his leadership in developing New Zealand's international profile in Antarctic Research.The Thomson Medal is awarded for outstanding contrib… Read More

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5 November 2021

SBR Update | November 2021

Port announcement, Implementation Business Case released, and New Zealand's coolest jobs Read More

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14 October 2021

SBR Update | October 2021

Green light to redevelop Scott Base: CEE, Implementation Business Case and Funding approved. Read More

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11 October 2021

New ice drilling technology developed in Wellington on its way to Antarctica

A brand new piece of ice drilling technology developed in Wellington has begun its journey to Antarctica. It will help scientists understand the impact of climate change on the platelet ice crystals of the Southern Ocean. Read More