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30 June 2020

Congratulations to the Melting Ice and Rising Seas team

Antarctica New Zealand and the Antarctic Science Platform extends a huge congratulations to the Melting Ice and Rising Seas team who have won the Prime Minister’s Science prize. The team is led by the Antarctic Research Centre, a… Read More

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24 June 2020

Science on Ice

Have a cool time with super fun Sonny Ngatai as he takes you on a magical Antarctic adventure, joined by local scientists and local wildlife. Read More

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24 June 2020

Scott Base Winter Updates

Scott Base Update #724/06/2020Last week was a very busy one, with mid-winter celebrations taking the lead on base. Everyone pulled together to make it a weekend to remember. Keith (Water Engineer) took it upon himself to iron all… Read More

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15 June 2020

NZ company to rebuild our home in Antarctica

Antarctica New Zealand is delighted to announce Leighs Construction Limited has been selected as the preferred main contractor for the Scott Base Redevelopment project. Leighs, a New Zealand owned and operated construction compan… Read More

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9 June 2020

COVID-19 Impacts Antarctic Field Season

As COVID-19 sweeps the planet, only one continent remains untouched and Antarctica New Zealand is focused on keeping it that way. After close consultation with other National Antarctic Programmes in the Ross Sea region and consid… Read More

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