10 June 2009
Beautiful and rare nacreous clouds have been sighted at Mawson.
5 June 2009
When it comes to reproduction, Antarctic krill like the lights off.
23 April 2009
Smoke from the February 2009 Victorian bushfires has been detected penetrating the stratosphere by LIDAR located at Davis Station
1 December 2008
International Polar Day - Above the Polar Regions
19 November 2008
Live krill, direct from the Southern Ocean, are now swimming under the spotlight in the Australian Antarctic Divisions krill aquarium, thanks to the installation of a web cam above their tank.
27 August 2008
The Australian Antarctic program continues to be a highly collaborative and internationalised science program during the first year of the International Polar Year, 2007/08.
25 July 2008
Data collected from 83 voyages between 1980 and 2005 have made the first circumpolar map of mean annual sea ice thickness around Antarctica.
14 May 2008
It barely snows, the wind hardly blows, its over 4 km high with 3 of those being ice. Could Dome A really be the coldest place on Earth?
18 January 2008
First recorded simultaneous observations of ice clouds at Davis looking up from the ground and looking down from space.
2 November 2007
Persistent organic pollutants, such as the pesticide DDT, have never been used in polar regions but have been found at surprisingly high levels in both the Arctic and Antarctic.