17 March, 2020 — by Nicholas O'Flaherty
The new wall map of Antarctica has been published by Land Information NZ (LINZ), in association with the New Zealand Antarctic Society
13 November, 2019 — by Nicholas O'Flaherty
The first women arrived at the South Pole 50 years ago this month
The most precise map ever of movement of the ice sheets across the surface of Antarctic bedrock.
Antarctica and Australia separated more than 100 million years ago; airborne magnetic surveys of ice-covered bedrock in Antarctica identifies geological correlations between the two land masses.
Only 5km of ice separates the Chasm 1 and Halloween Cracks on the Brunt Ice Shelf.
Previously unmapped geologic boundary between East & West Antarctica under the Ross Ice Shelf.
11 July, 2017 — by Nicholas O'Flaherty
In this podcast, we talk to Professor Robin Bell of Lamont- Doherty Earth Observatory, about the Gamburtsev Mountains in Antartica.
10 October, 2018 — by Nicholas O'Flaherty
It looks like Antarctic sea ice reached its max extent for 2018 on 2 October, at 18.15million km2.
15 October, 2018 — by Nicholas O'Flaherty
First plane of the season lands at the South Pole.
07 January, 2016 — by Staff Reporter
A team of scientists supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF) will be taking off in a specially-modified Gulfstream V jet this month as they survey remote parts of the Southern Ocean.
16 July, 2017 — by Nicholas O'Flaherty
In this podcast, we talk to Lewis Pugh, UN Patron of the Oceans, about the Ross Sea Marine Protected Area
13 June, 2018 — by Nicholas O'Flaherty
Antarctic ice loss has tripled in a decade, most definitive figures yet: Earth's largest ice sheet #Antarctica lost 219 billion tons of ice annually in 2012 - 2017.