antarctica   September 30, 2023

Armenia claims Azerbaijan is intent on ethnic cleansing

Russia, Ukraine launch fierce drone attacks. Biden hosts Pacific Islands summit. Antarctic sea ice dwindling.

antarctica   May 21, 2016

Asia’s drought crisis may lead to water wars

CSIRO cuts could affect Antarctic rights; New chairman for Golkar party; China’s efforts at total control

antarctica   December 13, 2014

Aust government leaves Antarctic plans on ice

Silence, it seems, is the thing that strikes visitors to Antarctica most profoundly. That and an acute awareness of utter isolation from the rest of humanity. For former explorer Phillip Law, an early architect of Australia’s Antarctic program,...

antarctica   April 5, 2014

Philippines stands up to might of China

Minnow flexes muscle; Obama red-faced; billionaire backing; Australia’s Antarctica claims; Japanese submarines may return to our seas.