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Chile and Australia to cooperate on whales
Australia and Chile have signed an historic agreement to cooperate on whale research and conservation.
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Australia formalised as home of international Seabird Secretariat
Hobart is now officially home to the Secretariat for the Agreement on the Conservation of Albatrosses and Petrels
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Ice runway man awarded Antarctic medal
A man who played a pivotal role in the construction of Wilkins Runway in Antarctica has been awarded the Australian Antarctic Medal for 2008.
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Cool Science

Requirements for the coldest place on Earth
It barely snows, the wind hardly blows, it’s over 4 km high with 3 of those being ice. Could Dome A really be the coldest place on Earth?
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Australia leads the way in Antarctic climate science
A new report highlights the significant contribution made by Australian Antarctic scientists to understanding climate change.
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This Week in Antarctica

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Badging our products
The AAD mechanical workshop is a hive of industry and innovation....
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A first summer at Mawson
Supervising Telecommunications Technical Officer Jodi Wruck has just spent her first summer at Mawson...
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