Scott Base 1957-2007


Subject:
Regions of the World , History By Place , New Zealand , Polar Regions

Description:
Website for the 50th anniversary of Scott Base, established in 1957 by Sir Edmund Hillary to support New Zealand-led research in Antarctica. Includes key dates in the history of the base, which was the site of International Geophysical Year (IGY) observations and the ending point for the 1958 Trans-Antarctic Expedition. Provides a FAQ, several photo galleries, and listings of anniversary events. From Antarctica New Zealand, a New Zealand government agency.

Publisher:
Antarctica New Zealand

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.scottbase50years.co.nz/


PID= res:lii-24053