Latest Antarctica News

Clock is ticking to save East Antarctica from climate change
Small window of opportunity left to preserve Antarctica’s ‘sleeping giant’
Ice shelves hold back Antarctica’s glaciers from adding to sea levels – but they’re crumbling
New study calculates retreat of glacier edges in Alaska’s Kenai Fjords National Park
Warm waters marching south threaten East Antarctic Ice Sheet
Troubling new research shows warm waters rushing towards world’s biggest ice sheet in Antarctica
UOW statistician awarded by American Statistical Association
Water under Antarctica sounds warning of faster rising sea levels
Preparing Australia’s Antarctic infrastructure for future 25 July 2022
Becoming world’s leading Antarctic gateway
Climate change poses greatest threat to Antarctica 20 July 2022
Tonga volcano “afterglow” causes dazzling skies in Antarctica
Neutrino Factories in Deep Outer Space
Scientists star in documentary to premiere at Melbourne International Film Festival
Monash University scientists star in documentary to premiere at Melbourne International Film Festival
Relentless positivity of Plastic Free July
Government announces refreshed Commemorations Programme 2023-2027
Ice Bound: Australian Stories from Antarctica
Nuyina maintenance shifts plans for Antarctic season 8 July 2022
Bomb detectors picking up more blue whale songs in Indian Ocean
Lasers light way to discovery of ancient crust beneath WA
Digging AACAP at Gapuwiyak
Workshop in wilderness: applications open for select roles in Antarctica 29 June 2022
Veterans Minister pays tribute to service and sacrifice at Korean War commemoration
Australia’s space weather forecasting network undergoes significant upgrade
What attracts rats and mice to your home during winter?
Expeditioners take polar plunge for Midwinter 21 June 2022
New species of freshwater sponge discovered in Wyndham
Queen’s Birthday honour for trailblazing sub-Antarctic scientist 13 June 2022
Kelp connecting Southern coasts – genomics reveals
Woolly wonders return to Mawson 9 June 2022
First evidence of microplastics in Antarctic snow – new NZ research
UOW commits to carbon neutrality by 2030
Supporting our public arts and heritage venues
Fin whale songs shed light on migration patterns
Antarctica: coming to postcode near you
Qantas takes 51% stake in travel business TripADeal
Christchurch talent shines through film production revolution
Krill seekers: how Nuyina is revolutionising Antarctic research 20 May 2022
Deep-sea ‘ears’ map migration of fin whales 18 May 2022
Annual whale migration makes splash
Sea ice can control Antarctic ice sheet stability, new research finds
Penguin heaven: multi-decade science reveals secret lives of Adélies 13 May 2022
Veterinarian ecologist to bolster pandemic prevention efforts
Mother’s Day 2022 8 May 2022
What ancient pollens tells us about future climate change
Australia to lift Antarctic clean-up efforts 2 May 2022
Law of land: Australian scientists return to remote frozen library 29 April 2022