4 April 2014: What’s a biologist doing in the Ice Lab?
7 March 2014: What do staff do all summer?
5 March 2014: Hope to build $3m subantarctic research station
Establishing a $3 million research station on the Auckland Islands will benefit New Zealand through a better understanding of the likely impact of climate change, researchers say.
21 February 2014: Focus on quake origins through study of ice
By studying the microstructure of ice, University of Otago scientists hope to gain new insights into the origin of earthquakes, deep below the Southern Alps.
7 February 2014: Otago student's whale of a find
23 January 2014: Pamphlet puts Alpine Fault on a tectonic plate
23 January 2014: Fossil hot spot bears new dolphin The discovery of a previously unknown dolphin species highlights the South Island's growing international reputation as a hot spot for finding ancient marine mammal fossils, Prof Ewan Fordyce says.