An Australian fell sick in Antarctica and had to be rescued – the drama prompted a five-day mission under extremely...


25th Dec. 2020 9:12 AM

Travel to places like Bali might be off the cards for now, but one company has found a way for Australians to visit an...

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09th Aug. 2020 6:08 AM

What should be a wilderness of white ice caps has been invaded by an eerie green tinge so widespread it’s now visible from...

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21st May 2020 3:05 PM

He endured oxygen deprivation, frostbite, weight loss, hallucinations and temperatures as low as -40 C.

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24th Jan. 2020 8:01 AM

This may be the coolest job going — an adventure in the world’s last great wilderness and you’ll be paid an extra $60k just...

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17th Dec. 2019 2:12 PM

HINKLER MP Keith Pitt has become the chairman of Australia's territory of Antarctica, an area covering 42 per cent of the...

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06th Aug. 2019 5:08 AM

International tour guide idea first brewed over a few cheeky pints under the sun.

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16th June 2019 5:06 AM

A GROUP of “flat Earth” conspiracy theorists is heading to the “end of the world” in a bizarre trip to prove the planet...

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21st March 2019 2:03 PM

A massive crack is spreading across the ice and scientists warn it could lead to the biggest event in more than a century.

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27th Feb. 2019 9:02 AM

CAIRNS’ Zach Lockhard is dreaming about the Far North’s warm weather after spending 12 months in Antarctica.

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04th Oct. 2018 5:10 AM

Time is running out to stop dramatic melting of Antarctic ice.

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15th June 2018 2:06 PM

ICE is melting at an alarming rate in Antarctica, far faster than previously thought, and scientists are fearful that could...

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15th June 2018 1:06 PM

AN EXPLORER recognised as one of Australia's greatest humbly admits he is now satisfied just greeting the wildlife that...

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11th June 2018 5:06 AM

WHAT do you get when you mix an abandoned camera and a couple of curious emperor penguins?

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09th March 2018 2:03 PM

IT WAS traumatic enough when this plane crashed, killing all 257 on board. But the airline’s latest move has deeply...

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02nd March 2018 4:03 PM

FOR the first time in seven years a Mooloolaba based cruise company has taken tourists to see a historic landmark in...

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06th Jan. 2018 5:01 AM

PLANETS once not even considered candidates to host alien life might be reanalysed to find habitable regions after the...

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11th Dec. 2017 10:12 AM

Antarctic ice hole about the size of Tasmania may affect Australia’s weather

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20th Oct. 2017 10:10 AM

A vast iceberg dubbed A68 has is adrift from Antarctica and could spell trouble for the world.

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19th Sept. 2017 4:09 PM

HIDDEN beneath the surface of the coldest, driest, windiest continent lie mysterious caves - some so warm, you could...

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11th Sept. 2017 8:09 AM

Defence think tank says three of China's four bases and two of its field camps are in the Australian Antarctic Territory...

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18th Aug. 2017 5:08 PM

LISA Blair's monumental world record effort has finally reached its end, as the former Sunshine Coast sailor landed on...

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26th July 2017 8:07 AM

Bob Brown is calling for government action to match the looming Japanese naval presence with its whaling fleet

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21st July 2017 10:07 AM

One of the largest icebergs ever recorded has broken off the Larsen C ice shelf in Antarctica in the past few days...

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13th July 2017 3:07 PM

WHAT is it about the winter solstice that makes people want to jump into hypothermia-inducing water?

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22nd June 2017 3:06 PM