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Caroline

Ka pai Caroline

Date: 2020
Type: Press Release
Authors: Antarctic Science Platform
Summary: Our Antarctic Science Platform Manager, Caroline Pratt, has today received an esteemed career accolade. Caroline has become the first New Zealand-based Research Manager to be made a Fellow of the Australasian Research Management Society.
Sea ice installation

Icy science, but without the scientists on ice

Date: 2020
Type: Press Release
Authors: Antarctic Science Platform
Summary: Despite a reduced season to due COVID-19 restrictions, Antarctica New Zealand is delighted to have successfully continued to support the Sea Ice Mass Balance Station, a special probe that measures the thickness, temperature and formation of sea ice, and snow cover in McMurdo Sound, has been retrieved for the summer.
Modelling Hub

A modelling milestone

Date: 2020
Type: Press Release
Authors: Antarctic Science Platform
Summary: The National Modelling Hub will be officially opened by the Hon David Parker, Minister for the Environment, at Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington today.
Hikuroa

Welcome to our Antarctic whanau Dr Dan

Date: 2020
Type: Press Release
Summary: The Antarctic Science Platform is pleased welcome Dr Daniel Hikuroa to the Platform’s Steering Group. He brings brings a wealth of knowledge in weaving Mātauranga Māori into science and environmental decision making, and also has Antarctic field experience.
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Supercomputers and super cool science

Date: 2020
Type: Press Release
Current Scott Base

Ice-olation for Antarctica New Zealand

Date: 2020
Type: Press Release

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