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30 September 2020

September Update

MoU with NeSIThe Antarctic Science Platform is pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with New Zealand eScience Infrastructure (NeSI). NeSI helps researchers tackle large or highly complex problems by de… Read More

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22 September 2020

Days of Ice - Celebrate with us!

Antarctica New Zealand is excited to be working with Gateway city partners to celebrate the beginning of the 2020/21 Antarctic summer season. Festivities, dubbed Days of Ice will be held all around Christchurch, between 8-18th of… Read More

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29 July 2020

The Warming South Pole

The Antarctic Science Platform are excited to re-launch Antarctic ICEperts, a five-part webinar series featuring a variety of New Zealand’s Antarctic experts. Join us every Thursday, from August 6th to learn more about the impor… Read More

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21 July 2020

Scott Base Winter Updates

Scott Base Update #921/07/2020 After what felt like weeks of storms, the skies have now cleared for incredible Aurora Australis performances. I was lucky enough to capture one of these light shows while I was at the windfarm on T… Read More

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3 July 2020

June Update

Covid-19 impacts Platform funded research field season Platform researchers and the leadership team support Antarctica New Zealand’s decision to modify the 20/21 season to ensure Antarctica remains Covid-19 free. These are unprec… Read More

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29 May 2020

May Update

The Modelling Hub, a collaboration between the Antarctic Science Platform, Victoria University of Wellington, NIWA and GNS Science, is; taking advantage of the complementary expertise and capability of the organisations and the i… Read More