29 March 2016
An array of atmospheric instruments will be deployed on Macquarie Island in April to help scientists better understand Southern Ocean clouds and how they can be used to improve weather forecasting and climate models.
15 February 2016
Genetic technologies pioneered by the Human Genome Project are opening up new realms of discovery for scientists studying microscopic Antarctic marine plants and animals.
23 December 2015
Young elephant seals on Macquarie Island have been providing expeditioners with a large dose of cute, and sometimes a great deal of inconvenience, as they go about their daily routine.
26 October 2015
Size does matter – at least when you’re an elephant seal pup.
10 August 2015
New research aims to improve the way gravity waves are represented in climate models.
9 April 2015
In this International Year of Light, what role does light play on the rhythm of life in Antarctica?
4 March 2015
A glass preserving jar containing an octopus with a clutch of eggs was a surprise catch for scientists sampling seafloor creatures from the deep Southern Ocean earlier this week.
25 February 2015
A Brazilian Environmental Analyst will use her experiences of Australia's Antarctic program to help remediate the site of the former Brazilian Antarctic station, which was destroyed by fire in 2012.
4 February 2015
The Australian Antarctic Data Centre has recently become a 'recommended repository' for the Nature journal Scientific Data.
5 June 2014
Antarctica and its wildlife are as vulnerable to climate change as the 'small islands' that are the focus of this year's World Environment Day.