CHINESE polar resupply ship Xue Long has flagged for the first time that it may need help, after spending days among...

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04th Jan. 2014 3:01 PM

ALMOST two weeks after becoming stranded on an Antarctic ice shelf, a group of relieved scientists and journalists were on...

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03rd Jan. 2014 4:01 PM

AFTER a night of waiting, the window of clear weather never opened but the 52 on board a research ship trapped in ice could...

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02nd Jan. 2014 10:01 AM

AN ANTARCTIC rescue mission has suffered a setback after two icebreakers abandoned efforts to free a research ship stranded...

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29th Dec. 2013 6:12 AM

A VAGUE promise from Greg Hunt is leaving Sea Shepherd nervous about whether the Government will send a vessel to head-off...

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08th Dec. 2013 3:12 PM

ASK Australians and New Zealanders what Antarctica means to them, and the answer will probably be that it’s part of our...

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07th Oct. 2013 12:10 PM

WHILE most of us are bracing for a sweltering summer, two Hervey Bay men are preparing for conditions at the other...

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23rd Sept. 2013 12:09 PM

ONCE only accessible to the hardiest of explorers, Antarctica now offers a variety of cruise choices.

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31st May 2013 8:05 AM

THE first photograph Ian Jacobsen’s pulls from a box is of his favourite passengers when he was commander of the Royal...

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19th May 2013 1:05 PM

MOUNTAINS of ice, herds of penguins and creeping boats dominate a “moving” time lapse video created by Mullumbimby...

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30th April 2013 5:04 AM