Cool science

  • Australia leads the way in Antarctic climate science

    13 May 2008

    A new report highlights the significant contribution made by Australian Antarctic scientists to understanding climate change.

  • Ice clouds

    18 January 2008

    First recorded simultaneous observations of ice clouds at Davis looking up from the ground and looking down from space.

  • Voyages uncover creatures of the deep

    13 January 2008

    The continental shelf off the Australian Antarctic Territory is one of the most mysterious environments on our planet.

  • Pesticides found in penguin colonies

    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.

  • Sea ice from every possible angle

    5 September 2007

    Explore the sea ice zone around Antarctica with the international team on board the Aurora Australis. Check daily updates on the SIPEX voyage web site.

  • SIPEX voyage web site

    5 September 2007

    Explore the sea ice zone around Antarctica with the international team on board the Aurora Australis. Check daily updates on the SIPEX voyage web site.

  • World Ozone Day recognises 20 years of international cooperation

    5 September 2007

    There are clear signs that the Montreal Protocol is having the required effect with the reduction of key ozone depleting substances in the atmosphere.

  • Antarctica features during National Science Week

    28 August 2007

    An Antarctic research exhibition by the Australian Antarctic Division drew a crowd during National Science Week in August.

  • Finding the key

    10 August 2007

    A treasure chest of 30 years of sea ice data has been unlocked after a hands on approach to a hands off method of data collection was validated.

  • Antarctic Remote Ice Sensing Experiment

    10 August 2007

    A treasure chest of 30 years of sea ice data has been unlocked after a hands on approach to a hands off method of data collection was validated.

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