Latest Antarctica News

International effort to medevac Australian expeditioner 19 December 2020
Alliance partners sought to construct year-round Antarctic runway 11 December 2020
Rock royalty headlines Antarctic recruitment campaign 11 December 2020
Virtual reality documentary to bring mega-telescope project to life
Screen Australia announces $2.5 million of documentary production funding
Antarctic recruitment opens for 2021-22 9 December 2020
NSF-funded deep ice core to be drilled at Hercules Dome, Antarctica
Recycling industry at a loss as Government celebrates its own win
Australian Antarctic Division urged to employ Australian seafarers ahead of arrival of temporary Aurora Australis
STEM superstars call for more gender and cultural diversity
Australian undersea naming success on global stage 2 December 2020
Serious COVID, environmental and labour rights concerns plague Australian Antarctic Division replacement vessel
Modernisation planning begins for Australia’s Antarctic stations 28 November 2020
Deserved medal: Alison Dean and leadership in Antarctic 27 November 2020
‘Mammatus’ cloud show captured by lucky scientists
Environmental assessment of geotechnical investigations open for public comment
RSV Nuyina embarks on sea trials 24 November 2020
Give gift of travel: seabourn launches “black Friday sale” to kick off holiday season
New research to help understand changing glaciers, seafood safety and 3D printing
Recent climate extremes have driven unprecedented changes in deep ocean
Antarctic expeditioners train to be icy firefighters
Landmark Antarctic research plan for Australia and Switzerland
New science to improve Antarctic-wide protection
First flight opens Australia’s Antarctic season
“A year like no other”: new Station Leader heads south
“Herculean task”: waking up Wilkins Aerodrome
Together Apart tells stories from Melbourne’s lockdown
Magma ‘conveyor belt’ fuelled world’s longest erupting supervolcanoes
Isolation chamber ready for COVID-19 defence
International legal protection proposed for Antarctica’s carbon reduction role
Legends of Australia’s second oldest city revealed in documentary series
UW awarded $23.5M to build floating robots as part of NSF project to monitor world’s oceans
Nuyina ready for sea trials 29 October 2020
Sea-ice loss to disrupt almost all Arctic chemistry and ecosystems
Antarctic expeditioners in Hobart for pre-departure isolation
Resting place of MV Nella Dan mapped during research into underwater earthquakes
Godwit breaks record for trans-Pacific marathon
Ice loss likely to continue in Antarctica – even if climate change is brought under control, study warns
Making water in Antarctic desert 21 October 2020
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Krill research proposed to improve fishery management
University of Canterbury renews hosting rights for Antarctic Headquarters
Antarctic data management gets Kool 13 October 2020
Ice melt projections may underestimate Antarctic contribution to sea level rise
Blizzards delay first flights of Antarctic season
Landmark voyage to help uncover Earth’s deep secrets
Budget 2020-21-Protecting and preserving Australia’s environment
Cinematic victory for Davis station on world stage