Fire, floods and ice

How Antarctic science helps us understand Australian weather and climate. The last Australian summer delivered hot weather and bushfires on scales not recorded before, followed closely by heavy rains and flooding. Why then, should we be thinking about science on … Continued

Good Krill Hunting

Antarctica’s most iconic animals depend on the tiny, prolific and surprisingly charismatic krill. Andrew Bain reports on the research into this seemingly invincible crustacean and its now uncertain future. Take a deep dive into the importance of Antarctic krill in … Continued

For Antarctic food webs, penguin poo is the gift that keeps on giving

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems, Lifecycles, Living Things Chemical Sciences - Chemical Reactions, Atoms, Solids/ Liquids/ Gases Earth and Space Sciences - Rocks, The Changing Earth Additional: Careers, Maths Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems, Diversity and … Continued

Antarctica bedrock rising rapidly as ice melts

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Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - The Changing Earth Additional: Careers, Technology, Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Years: 10 Antarctica bedrock rising rapidly as ice melts Word Count: 413 and Video Length: 1:42m … Continued

How Antarctic microbes survive on thin air

Topics: Biological Sciences – Ecosystems; Cells; Lifecycles; Genetics; Living Things Earth and Space Sciences - The Changing Earth; The Solar System Additional: Careers; Technology Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences – Interdependence and Ecosystems; Form and Function; Diversity and Evolution Earth … Continued

Sea level rise is accelerating

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Topics: Earth and Space Sciences – The Changing Earth Additional - Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Years: 10 Birds and mammals beat lizards and amphibians to survive climate change Sea level rise … Continued