history

history

Happy Birthday, Australian Antarctic Program! 10 December 2017
Extinct giant sea cow found in Russian Arctic 07 December 2017
Antarctic expeditioner receives award for preserving history 04 July 2017
Water colour painting from Scott’s expedition discovered in Antarctic hut 26 June 2017
Historic hut at Scott Base restored to original colours 30 May 2017
Arctic explorer Roald Amundsen's former ship raised to surface 21 October 2016
Franklins long lost HMS Terror found in the Northwest Passage 16 September 2016
Melting ice sheet could expose frozen Cold War-era waste 30 August 2016
Last mammoths on Alaskan island went extinct due to lack of water 22 August 2016
Diaries of Alfred Wegener’s first expedition published 29 June 2016
40 years ago – First German permanent Antarctic station opened 27 May 2016
90 years ago - Amundsen crosses the North Pole with the airship “Norge” 24 May 2016
Scott statue returns to public view 28 March 2016
Wreckage of lost US-whaling fleet found off the Arctic coast of Alaska 03 March 2016
Conservationists save Scott’s and Shackleton’s Antarctic legacy 14 January 2016
Was Shacklton aware of El Nino causing dangerous see-ice conditions for his Endurance Expedition? 03 September 2015
Antarctica New Zealand launches global outreach platform 20 August 2015
Pictures from Scotts last expedition to be auctioned 18 June 2015
Antarctic exhibition finishes traverse of Australia 02 May 2015
Shackleton and the importance of poetry 15 February 2015
John Franklin’s ships bell found in the Arctic 22 January 2015
The first women at the South Pole 06 January 2015
A window into the past – Notebook from Scott’s last expedition found in Antarctica 20 October 2014